A Cartographer creates and draws maps and provides artwork for external assessments, in accordance with SQA policy and instructions.

These activities will be under the direction of the Principal Assessor and staff from SQA’s Qualification Development and Operations business directorates as appropriate.

Outline of duties

Selection Criteria

Essential characteristics

Successful candidates must:

Desirable characteristics

Successful candidates should:

Key Performance Measures for Cartographers

Each year, on completion of the duties outlined in the Cartographer contract specification, the Cartographer will be measured against the following key performance measures and informed of the outcome in relation to their performance in that year.

1. Create and draw maps and provide artwork as per instructions
2. Quality Assure materials for external assessment in accordance with SQA policy and instruction
3. Complete duties within agreed timescales as per events calendar
4. Positive engagement with all members of SQA staff