Qualification Development Managers and Consultants Role Profile for Short Course Development

Qualification Development Managers

  • Lead sector developments and ensure they meet stakeholder needs, SQA quality standards and timelines
  • Lead, motivate and support Qualification Development Consultants
  • Manage in-country stakeholder engagement at sector committees in Saudi
  • Develop a detailed understanding of the policies, guidance and advice associated with the project in relation to Unit development, Unit credit, Unit levelling and Qualification development
  • Review occupational summaries
  • Review short course units and existing qualifications for sector area
  • Review generic qualification units to confirm relevance
  • Identify short course units to be used in Qualification Units/Qualifications
  • Create draft qualification structure
  • Propose qualification unit type, credit & level, rationale - compare with EQF
  • Produce first draft qualification structure for occupational areas
  • Produce schedule of work based on detailed plans

Qualification Development Consultants

  • Produce definitive qualification documentation that meets stakeholder needs, SQA quality standards and timelines
  • Develop a detailed understanding of the policies, guidance and advice associated with the project in relation to Unit development, Unit credit, Unit levelling and Qualification development
  • Attend Unit writing training and editing events
  • Meet the dates for completion of interim drafts and final draft
  • Write quality units that meet house style rules and quality requirements
  • Incorporate any changes to the unit(s) required by consultation or quality assurance events
  • Work to tight timelines
  • Qualification Development Managers/Consultants will be required to apply by Sector and must be able to work to the subject area.

List of Areas for Short Course Certificate Development

  1. Motor Vehicle Mechanics and Repair
  2. Website/Graphics Design
  3. Animation/Illustration
  4. Multimedia And Video Editing
  5. Social Media And Web Analytics
  6. Mobile Phone App Development
  7. Customer Services
  8. Airline Ticketing and Reservations
  9. Executive Secretary
  10. Insurance Representative
  11. Commercial/Business Sales
  12. Occupational Health and Safety Technician
  13. Interior Design
  14. Photography and Photo Editing