Health and Social Care IQA

Location: Cardiff

Salary: £25k - 27k per year

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 20/08/2021

Job Title: Health & Social Care IQA

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Cardiff/South Wales

Hours of Work: 37.5 hours p/w (8:30am – 4:30pm Mon – Thurs, 8:30am – 4pm Friday)

Salary: £25,000 -£27,000k plus millage allowance of 35p per mile.


Why work for this company

  • Values driven organisation creating a amazing culture
  • No 1 Best Mid-Sized Company to work for in the UK in 2021
  • Accredited with three star status by the workplace engagement specialists, and indicates ‘World Class’ levels of engagement with employees.
  • Top 100′ status for 6 consecutive years in the Sunday Times Top 100 Best Small Companies to Work For in the UK
  • Best Employer in Wales by the Federation of Small Business in 2019.


Our client, a 3 star accredited well-established Welsh Training Provider, are currently seeking an experienced Health & Social Care IQA to  join the team. The objective is to overview, deliver and coordinate the successful completion of healthcare qualifications across South Wales.

This role involves home and office based delivery as well as assessments onsite to maximize the blended learning experience.


You must have a have a desire to work with others and support learners towards maximizing their full potential. You will take responsibility for managing a caseload of learners, creating a individual and meaningful lesson plan and schedule of learning to support and motivate learners towards achieving qualifications.


Summary of Role:

As an Internal Quality Assurer, you will deliver outstanding quality assurance support across the apprenticeship provision, driving innovative teaching, learning and assessment through highly effective quality assurance mechanisms. You will provide support to the Qualification Manager to adopt and develop quality assurance strategies to develop high quality vocational training programmes. It is essential that you have experience of working within the work-based learning industry, quality assuring the accepted standards across a wide range of qualifications related to the Apprenticeship delivery.

Qualifications And Competencies

  • Health and Social Care NVQ Level 2 and 3. Ideally Level 5 in Health and Social Care
  • L2 or equivalent in Functional Skills Maths, English & ICT
  • D32/33/A1/TAQA/CAVA or equivalent training/assessment related qualification
  • Have considerable experience working in a Health & Social Care setting.
  • Full Driving License   
  • Have experience in delivering qualifications or training   



– 32/33 days annual leave including contractual 33 days inc. Christmas shutdown and day off for Birthday

– Employer pension contribution

– Laptop/mobile phone

– Monthly 1 to 1 meeting with your line manager

– Annual appraisal with your line manager

– Annual Christmas Dinner

– Complimentary tea and coffee

– Working in partnership with Credit Union

– AppreciateDays

– Monthly & Annual Gr8 Awards

– Disability Confident Provider


Wellbeing Benefits

– Daily ‘ (30 minutes) break

–  Employee Assistance Programme offering counselling support and advice from day 1 of employment

– Healthy Workstation Allowance up to £150

– Annual wellbeing meeting with your line manager’s manager

– Employee Mental Health & Wellbeing Group

– Employee Mental Health Champions

– Flexible/home working encouraged

– Wellbeing room and staff room on site

– Signed up to the ‘Time to Change’ Employer Pledge

– Excellent wellbeing support, wellness action plans, employee assistance programmes and actively promote and engage with MIND Cymru


As a result of the high number of applications we receive for each role advertised we regret that we may be unable to deliver individual feedback to unsuccessful candidates. If you have not been contacted within 7 days then unfortunately on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful. We will retain your details with the intention of keeping you informed of other suitable opportunities that may arise.

Safehands Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Safehands Recrutiment is an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome applicants from all backgrounds






Salary£25k - 27k per year
Job Reference35281
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date20/08/2021
Regional Officecardiff
Date Posted13/08/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Sarah Jane Phillips

perm consultant


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