Vacancies

External Quality Assurers

ASDAN is looking to recruit External Quality Assurers (EQAs) to cover work on a freelance basis in Northern Ireland, London and the West Midlands.

EQAs will conduct both remote and face-to-face activities to review the following areas:

  • planning and delivery methods for each qualification
  • assessment methods used
  • management of the centre’s quality assurance system

The role will also include:

  • conducting Centre approval visits for new ASDAN Qualification centres
  • carrying out Audit and Quality check visits
  • completing and submitting accurate, professional and concise moderation and quality reports according to agreed timescales in line with ASDAN’s policies procedures and regulatory requirements
  • external moderation of candidate portfolios

EQAs will also be required to:

  • attend EQA training events arranged by ASDAN
  • complete an annual standardisation activity
  • provide feedback to ASDAN on moderation and assessment trends following the summer moderation season

Successful applicants are required to:

  • experience of moderating/assessing RQF qualifications
  • hold a V1 or A1 qualification or equivalent (TAQA Level 3 and 4) and/or be working towards L4 external quality assurance qualification
  • have a minimum regulated qualification of level 2 in your specialist subjects
  • be willing to travel within a radius of at least 60 miles from their home base
  • have reliable Internet access and IT equipment and a very good understanding of IT systems

Please download the role description for further information. 

How to apply

To apply for this position, please send your CV with a covering letter, detailing your experience and qualifications and stating the distance from your home base you are able to travel to personnel@asdan.org.uk

If successful you will be invited to take part in a telephone interview. You will also be asked to complete a moderation activity as part of the recruitment process. Initial training will take place remotely via Microsoft teams in early March 2022.

Closing date: Friday 28 January 2022