Opportunities for Subject Experts: Health, Social Care and Children’s Care, Learning, Development and Play

We are seeking to appoint Health, Social Care and Children’s Care, Learning, Development and Play experts under a contract for services to assist us using their knowledge, understanding and experience of teaching in school / Further Education (FE)/ Higher Education (HE) or the workplace, and/or assessment, to assist us in our approval process through the review of Health & Social Care qualification materials submitted by the Consortium (City & Guilds and WJEC).

This work will ensure that the qualifications comply with Qualifications Wales’ Approval Criteria requirements, and that qualifications and the Welsh qualification system are effective for meeting the reasonable needs of learners and employers in Wales, promoting public confidence in qualifications and the Welsh qualification system.

An event was held at the Qualifications Wales office in Newport on Tuesday 21 November 2017, with the aim of briefing potential applicants about the Health and Social Care review, expert role and approval process. The event was recorded and is viewable online. You can find information about the event (including recordings of the presentations) here.

How to apply

To apply for this role, you first need to register as a supplier on the Sell2Wales website. You can then download and complete the application form, and submit a copy of your CV, through the website. The deadline for applications is 0900 Monday 8 January 2018

To find the information relating to this role, please search Sell2Wales for ‘Qualifications Wales’ in the Buyer field and select: ‘OCT219156 Subject Expert Services - Health & Social Care and Children’s Care’

Once you have accessed the relevant advert, please ‘record your interest’ by clicking the button at the top of the notice to ensure you receive any communication regarding the application process. This will not commit you to submitting an application.

IMPORTANT: Please note that we cannot accept applications via any other method.


Registering as a supplier on Sell2Wales

Registration is free, only takes a couple of minutes and does not commit you to applying for a contract. Registration will also enable you to receive information about future opportunities with Qualifications Wales.

Please note, we do not require applicants to hold a Dun & Bradstreet Number to apply for this role. To register as a supplier without a DUNs number, please leave this field blank and then click “look up.” A check box will appear which allows you to bypass this requirement and register as a supplier.


More information

For more information, please contact vqapprovals@qualificationswales.org