This is an exciting opportunity to gain experience in working at a national level, leading quality enhancement work across Scotland.
Higher education is changing across the UK, and QAA is evolving to meet its needs. We are the UK's independent quality body for higher education with a mission to safeguard and improve the quality of UK higher education, wherever it is delivered in the world.
QAA Scotland leads the Quality Enhancement framework in partnership with higher education institutions, students and the Scottish Funding Council.
We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic professional, who shares our commitment to improving and promoting the UK’s world-class reputation for delivering a quality higher education experience for all students.
This role within our team is particularly responsible for leading our new three-year Enhancement Theme entitled Resilient Learning Communities, and our Enhancement-led Institutional Reviews (ELIR).
We are looking for someone with a thorough knowledge of quality within higher education, gained in the context of an academic or professional service role.
You will likely know of the work of QAA and perhaps have been involved in related enhancement activity. Importantly, you will be excited by the opportunity to help enhance the quality of higher education across Scotland.
More information about this secondment opportunity can be found in the job description.
If you would like to have an informal conversation about this role, please contact Alastair Delaney or Ailsa Crum.
To apply for this secondment, please email your CV with a short covering letter, via the button below. QAA has offices in Glasgow, Gloucester, Cardiff and London, however, the location for this role is flexible.
Many of our employees work flexibly in different ways, including part-time and compressed hours. Please let us know about the flexibility you need in your application.
The closing date for applications is Friday 23 October at midday .
QAA values equality and diversity and recognises the benefits this brings. We welcome applications from all qualified people and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills.
If you have not heard from QAA within three weeks of the closing date for this vacancy, then your application has not been successful.
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