National Qualification Support Team (NQST) member

A member of an NQST is a delivering practitioner who is involved in the delivery of one or more of the subjects covered by the NQST. They represent the views of their subject area through an online forum and an annual meeting.
NQST membership is unpaid and there is no payment for any release from employment. SQA will reimburse any travel expenses for attendance at meetings. There is a personal benefit to being a member in terms of continuing professional development and therefore a benefit to centres.

Outline of duties

Essential characteristics

Successful candidates must:

*Where an NQST covers more than one subject, it is not necessary for applicants to have this experience in all of these.