Benefits of working at SQA

SQA Modern Apprenticeships offer a highly competitive rate of pay, and many other benefits:

Starting salary: £19,108 per anum.

Annual leave: 27 days per calendar year (as well as 14 public holidays).

Savings: access to SQA Lifestyles — an online platform where you can make everyday savings with supermarkets, cinemas, holidays, clothing and electronic retailers.

An SQA Modern Apprenticeships offers a highly competitive rate of pay, annual leave entitlement savings, and many other benefits:

An industry-recognised qualification

An SVQ, or SVQ and an HNC for the two-year programme.

Supporting your wellbeing

24/7 access to our employee assistance programme. Occupational health. Mental health first aiders. Award winning well-being group, Make A Change (MAC) promote informative health campaigns.

Pension Scheme

Membership to Strathclyde pension fund. SQA contributes 19.3% of each member's salary.

Training and development

Support with your professional and personal development with access to in house and external workshops and online training modules via the SQA Academy.

Responsible business

21 hours a year to take part in volunteering activities. A chance to give back and help the community, as well as an opportunity for personal development.

Community Networks

We have a range of staff led networks that promote awareness for different causes. Our informal committee hold regular fundraisers to support our corporate charities.