North Highland College UHI is one of thirteen academic partners and research centres that make up the University of the Highlands and Islands. This unique partnership allows us to deliver further and higher education programmes at our Thurso, Halkirk, Dornoch and Alness campuses.

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

SVQ Assessor - Care & Creative Arts

Salary range £24,403 per annum (pro-rata)
DurationThis is a temporary part-time post until March 2021.
Working hours10 hours per week.
Closing Date5pm Monday 13th April 2020

North Highland College are looking for enthusiastic, dynamic, forward thinking and highly motivated individuals to enhance and complement the profile of our SVQ Team.

The successful applicants will have the required background in adult care services to allow for the delivery of various programmes at SVQ level 2-4 within Sutherland and Ross-shire.  Ideally, you will possess the Assessor Award and have previous assessing experience up to and including SVQ level 4 or equivalent, however full training can be provided if you have appropriate previous experience working within the care sector. You would be expected achieve the Assessor Award within a year of your contract starting.

You must be able to demonstrate highly developed communication skills in order work along with the current SVQ team members and communicate effectively with candidates. You must possess IT skills appropriate to supporting colleagues and candidates at a distance using online portfolios.

The hours will be agreed with the successful applicants and the contracts awarded will be dependent on the qualifications level of the successful applicants.  Flexible working arrangements to meet the needs of the SVQ candidates will be considered and you will be required to travel to meet candidates within their place of work.  

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter along with the Equality Monitoring Form from the list of links below to

If you have any queries about the application process please contact - our postal address is:

Human Resources Team
North Highland College UHI
Ormlie Road
KW14 7EE