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Quality and Standards Advisor (QASA)

We are looking for a suitably experienced and talented individual to take on the role of Quality and Standards Advisor (QASA) to work across Ofqual-regulated and Access to HE provision.

The role would suit an individual with experience of quality assurance operations within a learning and training setting who understands the education landscape and regulatory requirements for qualifications and apprenticeships.

LOCATION: Remote / home-based 

CONTRACT TYPE: Full time

SALARY:  £31,607 per annum

The main functions of the role are:

  • To work in partnership with a defined caseload of centres/ employers to improve the delivery, assessment and quality assurance of Open Awards qualifications and units.
  • To manage and help mitigate risks associated with the delivery, assessment and quality assurance at a defined caseload of centres/employers.
  • To ensure that a defined caseload of centres/ employers remain compliant with Open Awards’ and regulatory criteria, procedures and guidelines.
  • To actively contribute to Open Awards’ ongoing compliance with the requirements of regulators and funders.

For the foreseeable future, these functions will be undertaken remotely, although an element of on-site monitoring at provider premises will be required where public health guidelines allow.

Further information can be found in the application pack. Applicants should send a completed application form to quality@openawards.org.uk by no later than 5 pm on Monday 3rd May 2021. CVs will not be accepted.

Potential applicants can discuss the role with Clare Graves (clare.graves@openawards.org.uk or 07494 857288) in advance of their application.