Quality Assurance officer (Technical Vocational Education and Training)

End Date: 31-05-16

Botswana Qualifications Authority (BQA)

Available Spots: 3

- Undertake the registration and accreditation process in accordance with the ret procedures and guidelines
- Liaise with NCQF Services on any aspects of registration and accreditation that require their clarification or advices and ensure compliance with NCQF
- Advice, assist and support workspaces and informal sector regarding the development programmers
- Select and set registration and accreditation Panel (with specialists as external members) to examine applications
- Accompany the Panels on site visits of applicants to validate and seek any further information deemed appropriate
- Participate in the Quality Assurance Committee of the Board (if required) for vetting and approval of registration and accreditation decision based on panel's findings and recommendations
- Conduct research on best practices to improve registration and accreditation

Duties and Resposibilities

- Efficient and effective registration and accreditation process (Expeditious, transparent, fair/impartial)

Qualifications and Requirements

- A least a Degree in Education Management form a recognized institution or any other relevant qualification

- A minimum of 5 years of experience in Quality Assurance, Experience in quality assurance within an Education and Training environment (General Education, TVET and/or Higher Education) will be an added advantage


- Knowledge of the provisions of the National Credit and Qualifications Framework
- Knowledge of the Education/Training sector (Including policies/strategies) in Botswana
- Knowledge of relevant legislations and regulations governing the sector
- Knowledge of registration and accreditation and quality assurance
- Computer literate. Experience with systems and applications in the specific work area

- Creative, innovative, flexible and analytical thinking
- Result oriented and performance driven
- Decisiveness and assertiveness
- Communication, influence, impact
- Service oriented and client focus
- Team building, leadership and motivation
- People management and interpersonal skills
- Planning, organizing, budgeting, resource management


Applications with CVs, list of Referees and certified copies of certificates and Omang should be forwarded on or before 31 May 2016 to

The Chief Executive Officer 
Botswana Qualifications Authority
Private Bag BO 340 Gaborone

Physical Address:
BQA Offices
Office No. S33(2nd Floor)
Plot 66450, Block 7, Gaborone

Tel: 365 7200

NB: Preferences for interviews will be given to applicants who address the main duties/key performance indicators as part of their applications. Applicants should specify what experience has equipped them to effectively perform in the role. We regret that due to an anticipated overwhelming response, BQA shall only enter in correspondence with shortlisted candidates. BQA shall not return any applications and associated documentation submitted by applicants.

Source:Sunday Standard, May 22-28 2016

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