With no single, central campus, our college learning centres throughout the West Highlands of Scotland, from Ullapool in the north to Kinlochleven further south, offer learners opportunity and variety in learning styles and subjects.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Chief Invigilator

Reference no.CH INV 01
Salary range Hourly rate: £13.40 per hour Minimum daily rate: £46.90 (3 hours 30 minutes)
Working hoursVaried hours, offered on a casual ‘as-and-when’ basis
LocationFort William
Closing Date4th December

SQA are looking to recruit a Chief Invigilator, to take responsibility for the organisation and supervision of invigilation of all external assessments for National Qualifications, in accordance with SQA policy and procedures.

This is an exciting employment opportunity to work for SQA, supporting West Highland College UHI for examinations. 

The successful candidate will be accountable for the secure storage and management of external assessments ensuring compliance with SQA security requirements and will be responsible for ensuring that external assessments are conducted in accordance with SQA policy and procedures.

In addition, you will be responsible for delivering a training session(s) to all invigilators, supervising, and conducting daily briefings for the team prior to the start of each examination session.

The successful candidate will have excellent organisational skills and live within easy reach of the centre. 


For questions regarding the role email qa.whc@uhi.ac.uk  


For further information on employment with West Highland College UHI, please contact a member of our Human Resources Team on 01397 874000 or email hr.whc@uhi.ac.uk.