Meet Ross, Partnership Officer

Tell us a bit about your career to date My career has begun in earnest since joining the SCQF Partnership in July. Over the last decade, I studied History at the University of Glasgow, completing an undergraduate degree in 2010, … Continued

Useful information for SQA exam students

Scottish Qualifications Certificate (SQC) will arrive by first class mail on TUESDAY 9 AUGUST. Students: With your SQA certificate you get a profile sheet which includes your SCQF Profile. Understanding the SCQF will help you make sense of your exam … Continued

‘Let’s break barriers to offer seamless routes to work’

Mr Rob Wallen commenced his role as the new chair of the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework Partnership (SCQFP) board on 1st April 2016, fifteen years since the world’s oldest complete qualifications framework was established. We are delighted to welcome … Continued

Developing the Young Workforce in Action

Guest Blog Post: Julie Anderson is Team Leader for Senior Phase Pathways & College Partnerships within the Senior Phase/ Developing the Young Workforce Unit in the Scottish Government’s Learning Directorate. I have been involved in Curriculum for Excellence (CfE) senior … Continued

Modern Apprenticeship and the SCQF: Jonathan’s story

Jonathan Campbell is the winner of Scotland’s Modern Apprentice Ambassador of the year 2015. He undertook his Modern Apprenticeship in web design with NS Design Ltd and achieved a qualification at SCQF Level 6 (Diploma for Telecoms and IT Professionals). … Continued

Modern Apprenticeships on the SCQF

By Pauline Sutton, Project Officer at SCQF Partnership  MA means different things to different people depending on the context you’re working in.  In fact I found a listing of 138 different definitions of the acronym but for the purpose of … Continued

What is Insight?

Insight is an online benchmarking tool which presents schools with information on their attainment and outcomes for senior phase learners (S4-S6) in a format which is designed to support analysis and self-evaluation.  Schools and local authorities are able to identify … Continued