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Vacancy: Freelance Accreditation Officer

Scottish Book Trust is seeking an Accreditation Officer to support our School Communities team on a freelance basis

The deadline for this opportunity has now passed. This page is for information only.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to support Scottish Book Trust as a Freelance Accreditation Officer. The position offers flexible hours depending on the demand of schools for accreditation in 2024 and availability to work within our School Communities team.

Job title: Freelance Accreditation Officer.

Contract: Freelance contract. The freelance contract will expire on 31 March 2025.

Salary: £18 per hour

Closing date: 12 April 2024

Location: Remote

Download the Freelance Accreditation Officer recruitment pack

About the job

Key responsibilities:

You will have:

Full training in Reading Schools evaluation criteria and how to use the website will be provided. The role will work remotely using remote login, email/telephone, Teams/Zoom (and other comms software and apps) as required.

The post may involve working with young people and vulnerable adults, therefore appointment will be conditional upon securing a PVG from Disclosure Scotland.

Availability information

Ideal candidates will be available to accept work from the end of April 2024 and be able to attend virtual training in the week commencing 22 April exact timing to be confirmed but likely to be twilight session/s.

As we are looking to recruit a small pool of freelancers for the available work, applications will be assessed as they are submitted, and suitable candidates offered to attend an interview via Teams.

Scottish Book Trust reserve the right to close the vacancy notice before the closing date if we have achieved a suitable pool of freelancers, as such applicants are advised to submit their applications as soon as practicable.