UHI Argyll offer further and higher education in one of the most geographically fragmented areas of Scotland. We are an academic partner of UHI. The university operates through a partnership of twelve colleges and research institutions, located throughout Argyll, the Highlands and Islands, Moray and Perthshire.

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

Modern Apprenticeship Assessors

Salary range £28,057.38 pro rata
DurationFixed Term – 1 year in the first instance
Working hoursPart Time
LocationArgyll College Area

We are recruiting for Modern Apprenticeship (MA) Assessors in the following occupational areas:

  • Retail Customer Service
  • Business and Administration
  • Catering
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Horticulture/Parks, Gardens and Greenspace

The qualifications will be at SCQF levels 5, 6 and 7

Duties include initial assessment, induction and enrolment as well as ongoing support for the MA candidate and employer, 12 weekly reviews, observations, assessment and completion of paperwork within the required timeframe.

The successful candidate will also market and promote the college Modern Apprenticeship provision to local employers.

You should hold a Level 8 qualification or equivalent/relevant vocational qualification as well as English and Maths at Level 6 or above.

Ideally, you will hold an Assessors qualification (A1 or equivalent) or be willing to complete it within the first year of employment.  It would also be desirable if you held an Internal Verifier Award (V1 or equivalent).

Travel within Argyll or within part of the area will be necessary and as such a driving licence is an essential requirement.