New SCQF Webinar for Employers

For those working outwith the education sector, the qualifications landscape can initially appear confusing, particularly for employers looking to recruit new staff and develop the skills of their existing workforce. The new Maximise Workforce Potential webinar has been developed as … Continued

Speaker Spotlight: Audrey Cumberford

Having graduated in 1987 with a Bachelor of Education, Audrey moved to Bristol University to take up a two year Graduate Assistant Lecture post, undertaking research within the field of sports psychology. Audrey took up her first management role within … Continued

Speaker Spotlight: Paul McKelvie OBE

Paul McKelvie OBE is our conference chair and will present the welcome address. Paul has held senior positions in both the private and public sectors. Paul served as Director of ScottishPower Learning and Director of Corporate Responsibility at ScottishPower between … Continued

Recognising your learning programme on the SCQF

Year on year, interest has grown in SCQFP workshops to the extent that often we are experiencing waiting lists. The Would You Credit It workshops are designed to support organisations through the process of credit rating. Organisations big and small are recognising … Continued

My first 3 months as a Modern Apprentice with SCQF

By Lauren Fox, MA Business and Administration (SCQF Level 6) I have been working at SCQF Partnership as a Business and Administration Modern Apprentice (at SCQF Level 6) for 3 months now. During this time I have been involved in … Continued

Engage, Develop and Grow

Enterprise Ayrshire is holding a Skills for Business conference on Wednesday 11 October at the Kilwinning campus of Ayrshire College.  A range of local employers will talk about the support available for businesses and how this has benefited them as … Continued

Building Confidence with My Skills, My Future

The SCQF Partnership has recently updated and re-launched its My Skills, My Future (MSMF) resource. My Skills, My Future aims to support individuals by identifying the skills they have gained through informal learning such as a hobby or part time … Continued

Secondment Opportunity with Insight

Since its inception the Insight project has involved extensive collaboration between the Scottish Government (SG) and practicing educationalists. As well as regular consultation with school and local authority based colleagues Insight has also offered the opportunity for Professional Advisors (PAs) … Continued

Useful information for SQA exam students

Scottish Qualifications Certificates (SQC) will arrive by first class mail on TUESDAY 8 AUGUST. With your SQA certificate you get a profile sheet which includes your SCQF Profile. Understanding the SCQF will help you to make sense of your exam … Continued