Sector Experts to develop minimum requirements for new qualifications in the Digital Sector

APPLICATION REFERENCE: QW181943 Deadline: 10am, Thursday 31 January 2019

We are currently looking for one or two sector experts with considerable experience in, and knowledge of, the digital/information and communication technology (ICT) sector, or a closely related sector, to develop approval criteria (minimum requirements) for a new GCSE and GCE AS/A level in Digital Technology. The successful sector expert(s) will help us to ensure that general qualifications in this area are fit for purpose and meet the reasonable needs of learners in Wales. This development follows proposals set out in our review of the sector, Delivering Digital, which was published in December 2018.

We require the services of subject experts for up to 50 days, between February 2019 and February 2020. Successful applicants may be offered a proportion of this work based on their expertise and previous experience. 

The fee for the above work is £300 per day inclusive of any VAT.

Further details can be found in the application form. Contracts awarded will be subject to the terms and conditions of contract for subject expert services.

How to apply

To apply for these roles, you first need to register as a supplier on Sell2Wales. You can then download and complete the application form, and submit a copy of your CV, through the website. The deadline for applications is 10am,Thursday 31 January 2019.

To find the information relating to this role, please search Sell2Wales for ‘Qualifications Wales’in the Buyer field and select: ‘Sector Experts – Digital Sector’; Tender reference QW181943.

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.

There will be a Response template to complete to prove your competence against the criteria. Applicants will also be required to submit an up-to-date CV.

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. You may apply via the organisation you currently work for or as an individual, but please make it clear on your response form who it is we will be contracting with.

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.