The IQA assessor will be responsible for monitoring, reviewing and evaluating the quality of assessment processes and practice to ensure awarding body standards are maintained within Association of Learning. The IQA will review quality of assessor performance, identify development needs and facilitate assessor development to maintain and improve the quality of assessment.
Determine whether assessment processes and systems meet and operate according to quality requirements
Analyse assessor capabilities and potential in the context of their objectives and other requirements
Agree and prioritise assessor learning needs and produce individual development plans with assessors to reflect these
Provide assessors with feedback, advice and support to help them maintain and improve their assessment practice
Track Learner progress and check that assessments are planned, prepared for and carried out according to agreed procedures
Check that assessment decisions are made using specified criteria
Work with assessors, trainers, employers, and Learners to ensure the standardisation of assessment practice and outcomes
To undertake such other duties as may be required from time to time commensurate with the level of the post
Current and continuing involvement within the business sector
Significant experience in assessment and verification of meeting operational targets set for timely success.
Marking, assessment conventions and tracking systems.
Excellent inter-personal skills
Excellent communication skills (face-to-face, written, telephone)
Good organisational, administrative and time management skills
Ability to manage own workload and to work unsupervised
Ability to work to agreed deadlines
Essential experience & qualifications
A relevant assessing qualification (e.g. CAVA or Assessors Award)
Qualification in Internal Quality Assurance
Relevant workplace experience
A strong commitment to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and have evidence of own on-going CPD
Experience in delivering distance learning
Teaching qualification such as PGCE or Education Training Award