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The Vanuatu Qualifications Authority is seeking to employ a full-time employee, male or female for this position:

Position Title: Skills & Recognition Officer
Post Number: B001423
Salary: (Ps 6.3) 2, 042, 700 VT annual 
Job Location: Vanuatu Qualifications Authority, Port Vila

Selection Criteria

Applicants will be assessed according to the following criteria:

  1. Qualifications:
    • Bachelor Degree
    • Post Graduate qualification would be desirable

  2. Business Education:
    • Education, Assessment and Evaluation

  3. Experiences:
    • years of relevant work experiences
    • 3 years of teaching experience
  4. Special skills:
    • Knowledge and understanding of assessment in the work place
    • Knowledge and understanding of legislation, policies and strategic documents guiding the work of VQA
    • Knowledge and skills in Recognition of Prior Learning Assessments
    • Evidence of highly developed research and reporting skills
    • Knowledge and understanding of issues in local & International; recognition of prior learning and recognition of qualifications
    • Knowledge of qualifications framework
    • Computer literate 
  5. Communications and Interpersonal skills:
    • Has excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  6. Behavioural Competencies:
    • Ability to work under own initiative
    • Ability to make analytical decisions
    • Ability to produce high quality work within required timeframes
    • Ability to achieve outcomes with minimum supervision
    • Honest and respective
    • Willing to bring change to organisation s/he works for
  7. Language:
    • Fluent in English or French and Bislama

The Vanuatu Qualifications Authority Job Application Form 205-6 is available from the VQA Office Reception. For further information please contact: 33515 or email
The VQA Application forms should be submitted with relevant copies of certificates, references and CV attached and addressed to:

Chief Executive Officer

Vanuatu Qualifications Authority

Application for the position (Position Number: B001423)

P. O. Box 153



Applications should be submitted no later than 4:30pm (26th April 2019).

You can download a copy of this vacancy here.