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Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Council Offices, Sandwick Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2BW
£22,743 - £25,042 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Part Time
30 hours per week

Job Description

The Training Officer will have responsibility for the organisation, administration and delivery of Scottish Qualification’s for whom the Comhairle are approved to deliver. The Training Officer will manage the accreditation and quality assurance of all Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) awards delivered within the Approved Centre and co-ordinate, support, develop, implement and monitor all training, learning, assessment and verification in relation to these awards.



You will be educated to SVQ Level 3 in Social Service Children and Young People with at least two years' experience working in a Human Resources, a Care Environment or Youth Work. 

It is essential that you have good organisational skills, the ability to work on own initiative, excellent communication skills and the ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure. You  will have knowledge of all aspects of the delivery of training programmes and good working knowledge of educational structures and evidence/theory requirements of accredited training programmes.  Gaelic is essential in this post.

Salary for the above post is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.