Education consultant - Item Writing

We are looking for innovative individuals with experience as an Education Consultant (EC). The EC will guide and co-ordinate a team of Item Writers / Expert Reviewers in one of the above subject areas. The EC role is multi-faceted and their primary role is to support the item writer/expert reviewers to develop:-

which conform to the Standards & Testing Agency’s (STA) requirements.

These activities will be under the direction of staff from SQA’s Item Development Team (IDT).

Outline of duties

There may be a requirement to undertake duties during weekends and holiday periods

Selection criteria

Successful candidates must:

It would be advantageous if appointees are working in, or have access to, a school for informal trialling of the materials produced.

Key Performance Measures

Performance will be measured against the accomplishment of the duties specified within individual contracts, within the prescribed timelines and to the required standard.