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:

Freight Logistics (Warehousing, Storage & Distribution) - SVQ/Modern Apprenticeship Assessor

Reference no.WHC SVQ/MA A05
Salary range £25,054 per annum (pro-rata)
DurationCasual
Working hoursVaried on a casual basis
LocationAny
Closing Date23rd January 2022, 12 noon

West Highland College UHI is looking to recruit assessors, for an SVQ/MA programme for Freight Logistics.  Successful candidates will be able to work from home with some limited travel to our sites in the West Highlands (expected twice a year), when safe to do so. 

The post holders will be responsible for achieving the recruitment, retention and outcome targets of candidates on work-based SVQ/Modern Apprenticeship programmes, liaising with candidates, employers and various College staff/departments to ensure an excellent candidate experience and compliance with health and safety standards, and supporting programme evaluation, enhancement and continuing personal development. 

The suitable candidates will hold a relevant qualification in the subject area (at minimum SVQ Level 4 SCQF Level 8) or have comparable knowledge and experience in the relevant industry, and will hold (or be prepared to work towards) a workplace assessing qualification.   

Effective verbal and written communication skills are essential in this role, as well as the ability to problem solve and relate to students of all ages. Candidates must also hold a current, valid driving license, and have access to a vehicle.  

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.