Freelance Internal Quality Assurers - Science and Engineering sector

  • Job Reference: 00000054-1
  • Date Posted: 28 September 2021
  • Recruiter: SIAS UK
  • Remote Working: 100% remote working possible
  • Salary: £50.00 to £60.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: EPA
  • Job Type: Adhoc
  • Duration: ongoing

Job Description

SIAS provides a tailored End-Point Assessment service for science and technical apprenticeships. You will support the Head of Quality and Business Improvement to ensure quality and compliance requirements are maintained within the organisation. You will moderator assessments completed by End-point Assessors, conduct observations of assessment and complete standardisation events.

Standards that we require Internal Quality Assurers for our (you can cover one or more of these standards):

  • Level 5 Technician Scientist
  • Level 5 Laboratory Scientist
  • Level 6 Laboratory Scientist
  • Level 2 Science Manufacturing Process Operative
  • Level 3 Science Industry Maintenance Technician
  • Level 3 Science Manufacturing Technician
  • Level 5 Maintenance and Operations Engineering Technician (MOET)
  • Level 6 Science Industry Process and Plant Engineer
  • Level 2 Lean Manufacturing Operative
  • Level 2 Engineering Operative

Key Accountabilities

  • Moderation of assessments by End-point Assessors inline with SIAS Quality Strategy
  • Conduct observations of End-point Assessors completing assessment activities, remote and face to face
  • Plan, conduct and record standardisation activities with End-point Assessors remotely and face to face
  • Train and support new End-point Assessors and Internal Quality Assurers in line with SIAS requirements
  • Adhere to SLAs for completion of moderation activities
  • Complete CPD activities in line with standard and SIAS requirements
  • Attend moderation activities and standardisation events
  • Completing audit reviews, ensuring evidence meets regulatory requirements 

Key Performance Indicators

  • Timely completion of moderation activities in line with SIAS SLAs
  • Completion of monthly CPD activities in line with set requirements
  • Completion of End-point Assessor standardisation and monitoring activities in line with SIAS requirements 

Essential Knowledge Skills and Qualifications

  • Excellent understanding of the apprenticeship framework, including end point assessment
  • Previous experience of working as an Internal Quality Assurer/Moderator within the STEM sector
  • Hold relevant assessor and quality assurer qualifications (TAQA, A1, V1, etc)
  • Experience of working within the STEM sector
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Strong IT skills
  • Ability to work under your own guidance
  • Motivated self-starter and driven to achieve individual and organisational goals in line with business targets and deadlines
  • Ability to adapt to the needs of the business as it grows and develops
  • Ability to work under pressure and maintain quality standards
  • Enhanced DBS