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:

SVQ Internal Verifier - Aquaculture

Reference no.WHC SVQ/IV 01
Salary range £24,004 per annum, pro-rata
DurationCasual contract
Working hours£24,004 per annum, pro-rata
LocationAny WHC centre
Closing Date24th January 2020

West Highland College UHI is looking to recruit a bank of casual SVQ Assessors and Internal verifiers to be based at a number of our centres in Lochaber, Skye, Wester Ross and the West Highlands.

The post holders will be responsible for achieving the recruitment, retention and outcome targets of candidates on work-based SVQ 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 ideally hold a valid workplace assessing or verifying qualification, although training can be given.

The College is looking for Assessors/Internal Verifiers in the following subject areas:

  • Aquaculture
  • Warehousing & Logistics

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.