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BTEC Entry/Introductory External Verifier 

An EV for BTEC Entry and Introductory qualifications verifies centre assessments for both qualifications, across all sectors. 

To ensure that BTEC programmes in centres are being assessed to the national standard.


  • Verifies centre assessment decisions through scrutiny of the assignment(s), internal verification evidence and samples of learner work for the unit(s) that are being presented for National Standards Sampling (NSS)
  • Prepares a report outlining the results of the sampling, providing advice and/or action points as appropriate
  • Carries out the above for both qualifications, across all sectors.
  • Verification takes place either by visit or by post, depending on how many learners the centre has registered. The method of verification is confirmed when EV allocations are made.

Experience/qualifications needed

  • You will have a degree or equivalent qualification
  • You will have experience delivering and assessing BTEC NQF Entry and Introductory qualifications
  • You may be able to offer relevant vocational experience.

Competencies required

  • You will have good time management skills
  • You will have good communication and interpersonal skills
  • You will be IT literate
  • You will be able to complete all requisite reports using conventions of language and grammar.

Additional requirements

  • You will have internet access, preferably broadband, and a secure password-protected email facility with the ability to transmit and receive a variety of file formats and sizes as attachments.

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