EQA - Network Construction Operations

  • Job Reference: 00006032-1
  • Date Posted: 6 June 2024
  • Recruiter: V Selective Recruitment
  • Website: https://www.v-selective.co.uk
  • Location: Home / Remote based with Travel
  • Remote Working: 100% remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competive Day Rate
  • Sector: End Point Assessor, EQA, IQA
  • Job Type: Contract, Part Time

Job Description




V Selective are recruiting on behalf of an Ofqual recognised Apprenticeship End Point Assessment Organisation (EPAO) who have recently expanded their awarding activities to develop and deliver regulated and nonregulated qualifications for the energy and utilities sector.

As part of this expansion they are wanting to appoint an EQA for Network Construction Operations qualfications. The role is offered on an Associate basis with a combination of remote and on site quality assurance activity, including travel to approved sites. The daily rate for work in £450.

These qualifications cover all aspects of Gas and Water network construction. They were designed by industry and cover technical skills in areas such as excavating, electrofusion welding, operating tools and machinery and installation, while maintaining safety standards.

Network Construction Operations essentially covers the the digging of holes, and connecting of pipes! Applicants must have up-to-date knowledge of current practice and emerging issues within the industry, and be aware there may be differences between the 4 UK countries. 


As an EQA you will be a key contact for Approved Centres delivering Network Construction Operations qualifications, and for potential new Centres seeking approval. You will provide advice, guidance and support for Centres as part of the approval process, and subsequently for all aspects of delivery of the qualifications to ensure that the Centre is delivering our qualifications as intended, protecting the interests of learners and in line with our policies, processes and procedures to ensure that the Centre and our organisation remain compliant with Ofqual’s General Conditions of Recognition.


You will have recent experience in working in the vocational education or training sector with an awarding organisation or other professional body as an EQA. You will already hold an existing EQA qualification and be able to demonstrate competence in quality assurance and audit activity in a training and development environment.

Applicants must have knowledge, competency and be highly qualified in Network Construction Operations, having undertaken relevant industry training.