Senior Officer, Standards for Delivering & Performance of Vocational & Technical Qualifications (VTQ)

  • Salary Range £30,000+
  • Job Level Higher Executive Officer
Job Description

As England’s independent regulator of qualifications, examinations and assessments Ofqual’s job is to maintain standards, to make sure that qualifications accurately reflect the knowledge and skills people have attained through a range of different learning methods.

We work with other Civil Service departments across the spectrum of education to deliver on our priorities and to ensure the best possible outcomes for learners in England.

Ofqual is undergoing a period of growth and there has never been a more exciting time to apply. We have a number of vacancies in our the Standards for Delivery and Performance of Vocational and Technical Qualifications (VTQ) team to meet our growth aspirations.

The Senior Officer, Standards for Delivery and Performance of Vocational and Technical Qualifications (VTQ), is required to support and contribute to areas of work within Ofqual to secure qualifications that are fit for purpose and have the greatest overall benefit for users of qualifications, students and learners and the wider education and training system. The role will assist in implementing regulations that promote standards and provide assurance about VTQ, including Apprenticeship End Point Assessments,while they are being delivered

Ofqual is a rewarding, dynamic place to work.Diversity & Inclusion is important to us. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable adjustments to participate in the job application or interview process, and whatever your background or ethnicity please feel very welcome to apply!

We have the opportunity here, through our investment in IT, to offer a very flexible range of ways to meet you for interview. Ofqual employees are working remotely due to the current guidance in relation to COVID-19.

As a result, you may be asked to use digital tools as your application progresses. If so, one of our resourcing colleagues will be on hand to answers any queries you may have throughout the process. Thank you for your understanding at this time.