Quality and Standards Specialist/IQA - Financial Services

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Quality and Standards Specialist/IQA Financial Services [REMOTE - HYBRID]
Are you curious, supportive and determined with a keen eye for detail and a passion to continually improve assessment and verification processes to ensure a compliant service? Do you have knowledge and  experience of standardisation and the ability to support the Financial Services area to meet and exceed awarding body requirements?
We are looking for an experienced quality professional to join our team as a QSS/IQA to provide an exceptional service to all colleagues across the wider business with standardisation of assessment and verification practices.
If you have a passion for quality, a sound understanding of Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practices and a willingness to work on a remote basis nationally and be part of our journey of Developing Better Futures, then we want to hear from you!!
Summary of role
Standardisation of delivery, improvement of internal practice and raising quality across the group in line with external and regulatory requirements for Financial Services Programmes. 
Core Values and Summary of Principle Accountabilities
Liaise regularly with the Quality and Standards Manager to continuously improve Assessment and verification processes and practice across the organisation in line with company strategy [IQA].
Oversee Apprenticeship frameworks and necessary requirements per sector.
Oversee qualification timelines.
Support the Quality and Standards Manager with annual Self-Assessment processes and outputs.
Support a range of departments to ensure standardisation of assessment/verification practices.
Co-ordinate and monitor staff CPD/training.
Attend regular IQA standardisation meetings.
Co-ordinate assessment observation processes.
Develop Assessment/Verification processes/practice throughout the organisation.
Facilitate creative idea generation for improvement to processes and systems in relevant area of the business.
Support a range of departments to meet awarding body requirements.
Liaise regularly with Quality and Compliance Director to continuously monitor and improve E&D policy/processes.
Brief person specification
Grade A-C GCSE in English and Maths or equivalent
Level 2 Functional Skills qualification or equivalent
Level 4 Internal Quality Assurance of Assessment Processes and Practice [IQA]
Financial Services Qualification 
Skills and experience
Experience of working in an administrative and educational environment working as an IQA and assessor 
Experience of Financial Services 
Experience of quality assuring a range of assessment methods including on and offline assessment using e-portfolios and online/on demand testing 
Experience of Data/MI analysis linked to business improvement 
Experience of initiating, implementing and improving new working arrangements for qualifications assurance 
Experience of working in an educational environment and delivery of educational programmes 
Experience of supporting Ofsted inspections and Ofsted compliant activities 
Knowledge of Ofsted/Funding body guidance.
Babington Benefits
Babington Engage Reward platform 
BUPA Healthcare – Cash plan
22 Days annual leave plus 3 days Christmas shutdown and Bank holidays
Remote/Hybrid Working
Flexible Working
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