Quality Assurance Subject Expert

A Quality Assurance Subject Expert will support external verification and qualification approval activities under the conditions, timescales and arrangements set by SQA.

The prime role is to support the approval and verification of qualifications in the subject area(s) concerned to ensure that standards are maintained.

These activities will be under the direction of a Senior External Verifier and staff from SQA's Operations – HN & Vocational Qualifications.

Outline of duties

Selection Criteria

Successful candidates must:

Key Performance Measures for Quality Assurance Subject Expert

Each year on completion of the duties outlined in the Quality Assurance Subject Expert contract specification, they will be measured against the following key performance measures.

1. Demonstrate an up to date and sound knowledge of the subject matter.

2. Complete scheduled allocation of QA activity within conditions and timescales for SQA.

3. Engage with all members of the team, SQA centre's personnel and with all members of SQA staff displaying SQAs corporate values.