Recruitment

SQA welcomes applications from every section of the community.

SQA have a Gaelic Language Plan and are committed to its purpose.
Tha Plana Gàidhlig aig SQA agus tha sinn a' creidsinn gu dàrachdach agus na h-amasan a tha air cur a-mach sa Phlana N`iseanta don Ghàidhlig.

Disability Confident LogoWe are an Equal Opportunities employer and encourage applications from all members of the community. We are committed to the Two Tick Initiative and offer a guaranteed interview to any applicant who considers themself to be disabled and who meets the competency requirements for the post.

The following opportunities are currently available.

 

International Consultant Opportunities

Information on vacancies for Curriculum for Excellence are available from the

Curriculum for Excellence section

 

Software Developer, IT - Software Development

SQA is recruiting for a Software Developer to design, code, test, run and support bespoke and off-the-shelf software applications to ensure that SQA has the software it requires to meet business needs. Candidates should be willing to challenge others in respect of deliverables and deadlines, have strong OO design skills and familiarity with design patterns with a high level understanding of DevOps and process. Attention to detail in relation to unit testing and documentation is also an essential quality.


Saudi Qualifications Project Manager, International

SQA is recruiting for a Saudi Qualifications Project Manager to initiate, plan, manage and evaluate complex projects which contribute to qualifications, commercial and organisational development; to promote SQA, and its values and qualifications within the UK and internationally. Please note that this post will require considerable travel to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


Project Officer, International

SQA is recruiting for a Project Officer to create and monitor project plans and reports; to support and co-ordinate the financial and technical aspects of a portfolio of projects; to lead the development of internal procedures; to direct the team budget and operational planning process; to initiate and produce research to support international activity and qualifications development and to line manage administrative staff.


Senior Sales Administrator, Business Development & Customer Support

SQA is recruiting for a Senior Sales Administrator to provide a comprehensive senior administrative and sales support service to SQA’s existing and potential customers and the Business Development Field and office based teams operating in the Scottish and RoUK markets.


Administrator, International

SQA is recruiting for an Administrator to provide professional administrative support in a timely and efficient manner to support project delivery and ensure the smooth running of the International Consultancy business area


Regional Manager, Business Development & Customer Support

SQA is recruiting a Regional Manager to seek new business opportunities for SQA, grow uptake of products/services, meeting and exceeding sales targets. The postholder will sell SQA products and services to existing and potential customers within a given geographical area, in this case London & South East England, and support the development of market/customer intelligence for that area.


Administrator, NQ Delivery: Assessment & Data Services

SQA is recruiting for an Administrator to provide high quality customer service and administrative support to enable the delivery of SQA products and services.


Head of Planning & Compliance, Quality Systems & Planning

The Scottish Qualifications Authority (“SQA”) is at the heart of Scotland’s world class education and training system, developing skills and knowledge to support individuals and the economy. We are now recruiting a Head of Planning and Compliance, reporting to the Director of Corporate Services, and managing a team of 10 staff. This is a temporary position which is available for a period of 12 months.


Administrator, NQ Delivery: Assessment & Data Services

SQA is recruiting for an Administrator to provide high quality customer service and administrative support to enable the delivery of SQA products and services.