Job details

Job details
Employer Education Scotland
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date

An Equal Opportunities Employer

Attainment Advisor

Education Scotland is Scotland’s national improvement agency for education.
Our role is to provide assurance and promote improvement, from the early
years to adult learning. We are committed to embedding our values of
excellence, creativity, integrity and respect in everything we do.

Education Scotland wish to appoint a number of these full-time roles
working on the Scottish Attainment Challenge. The initial deployment
for these posts will be area-based, working with colleagues within the
developing improvement collaboratives. Thereafter successful candidates
may be deployed in different roles across Education Scotland’s suite of
improvement approaches.

Attainment Advisors engage in a range of activities to promote equity and
to raise attainment and achievement. Senior leadership experience, a track
record of delivering improved outcomes for learners, making best use of data
and the ability to work well in teams and with colleagues at all levels in a
support and challenge role are all essential requirements.

In addition, successful candidates will be trained as associate assessors and
expected to take part in a range of inspection and scrutiny activities.

For further information and to apply, please visit

Closing date for applications is 17th December 2017.

About the employer

Locations and contacts

Denholm House
Almondvale Business Park
Almondvale Way
West Lothian
EH54 6GA
United Kingdom
+44 141 282 5050