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Head of Standards and Quality (Responsible Officer)

Head of Standards and Quality (Responsible Officer)

A values focused awarding body based in the Home Counties are looking to recruit a Head of Standards and Quality who will also take on the Responsible Officer role to lead on the quality and standards across the awarding body ensuring that all regulatory requirements are met on an ongoing basis.

As someone who is an expert in awarding body compliance you will be responsible for setting and maintaining internal parameters for qualifications development and delivery, centre engagement, compliance and standards ensuring regulatory compliance and continuous quality improvement are embedded.

Managing a two direct reports as well as having responsibility for the external EQAs and Quality Panellists, you will have previous experience of developing and overseeing quality assurance and/or internal audit with an awarding body including implementing and managing self assessment processes.

Ideally you will have been a Responsible Officer previously, however if you have deputised or had hands on experience in this area then we are still keen to hear from you!

The organisation itself prides itself in offering a work-life balance to their employees with a 35hour week, flexible working arrangements, generous annual leave allowance and pension contribution as well as a stunning country house location located just minutes from a well serviced major town in terms of transport.

If you are looking to take on a Head of Quality and Standards role and want to develop your experience as a Responsible Officer in a small yet dedicated organisation where they encourage people to bring fresh ideas and approaches, values it's staff and members by implementing a strong diversity and access equality campaign to ensure no matter what background you come from you have an equal opportunity to progress and succeed then this could be the role for you!

For more information please send a copy of your CV to the Education Team quoting reference number J69204KP.