Social Services Practitioner - EQA Vacancy (ideally Welsh Speaker)

We are currently recruiting External Quality Assurers to carry out and document quality assurance activities in line with City & Guilds and regulatory arrangements.

Industry Area
Health and Social Care
Associate Type
External Quality Assurer
Ref No

Our EQAs support our centres with current industry and quality assurance expertise. As a City & Guilds EQA you will need to maintain effective working relationships with our centres and the City & Guilds office, planning and monitoring quality assurance activities in line with our qualification requirements. The role is both a challenging and rewarding experience and a great opportunity to use your industry expertise.  

Applicants must meet the essential criteria: 

  • Social Services Practitioner must hold a Social Work qualification
  • current and credible expertise of working with the Social Services Practitioner qualifications 
  • hold a registration for adults and CYP for Social Care Wales, see more information here
  • hold the appropriate assessor qualification (D32/D33 or A1/A2 or TAQA Level 3 Certificate in Assessing Vocational Achievement)
  • achieved or be working towards the (6312-41) External Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice (TAQA) or its equivalent (D35/ V2)
  • experience of working in a regulated environment
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills with experience of providing supportive, concise feedback to both learners, assessors and delivery staff
  • Ideally located within the region(s) of the advertised vacancy

Training for the External Quality Assurer role will be provided following the successful review and vetting of your application.

External Quality Assurers are contracted on an annual basis and are not directly employed by the City & Guilds Group, making it an ideal opportunity to become an External Assessor in addition to your current role. 

This vacancy may close earlier than advertised should we receive a sufficient number of applications for the role. Please submit your application as soon as possible.