Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £23,563.00 - £26,088.00 gross per year
  • Peterhead


Are you experienced in Social Services and Healthcare? Are you Scottish Vocational Qualification (SQA) Assessor? If the answer is yes to both questions, how would you like to be part of an award winning Learning and Development team? 

Cornerstone's Training Academy are looking to grow their training and Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) delivery team and are on the lookout for a qualified and experienced SVQ assessor to join them. You'll deliver health and social care training and assess Social Services and Healthcare frameworks in the workplace. 

This is a part-time post (21.75 - 30 hours) which can be worked flexibly over the week and will be based in our Peterhead office, with travel across the North- East of Scotland to assess candidates. You will also support the Training Academy team to ensure E-learning and Classroom courses fit with a blended approach to L&D delivery.

As an Assessor, you'll ensure that your candidates are ready to complete their SVQ assessment and complete all associated administration records as required by the SQA. Through the confident use of technology (eportfolio and skype) as well as face to face visits, you'll prioritise your own workload, planning your week to enable you to support and assess your SVQ candidates. 

Full driver's license and access to a car is essential to make sure you can visit our services across the shire.

You'll create training course content along with updating and delivering the necessary qualifications to a high standard through the SQA Accredited Centre. Using your creativity and passion for developing others you will facilitate a range of relevant workshops for learners. 

The successful candidate will have an SCQF Level 7 in Social Services and Healthcare or equivalent and Assessor awards A1 L&D 11 or equivalent. 

This rewarding role will allow you to draw on your experience of the Social Care sector to provide professional assessment and support to candidates in their workplaces, enabling them to realise their career potential.

Are you already imagining yourself as part of our team? Apply today; we'd love to hear from you.

Closing Date 10th July 2019, 23:59.

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a Cornerstone Chat on Thursday 18th July 2019.

For further information and to apply, please select the APPLY NOW button.

Your benefits package will include generous annual leave, 45 pence per mile for travel expenses, Group Personal Pension, Group Life Assurance and exclusive access to Cornerstone Perks where you can take advantage of brilliant online discounted offers on a wide range of products and services.

Scottish Charity No: SCO04780

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