Guidance

Head of test: skills they need

The career framework sets out the skills required for heads of test working in government.

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This is the standardised cross-government guidance for the head of test role. The guidance will be iterated further as the quality assurance and testing (QAT) community evolves.

There is 1 other role ‘level’ in test management:

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Published 23 March 2017
Last updated 5 April 2017 + show all updates
  1. Version 2 of this guidance contains updated capabilities and some remapping of Civil Service competencies to the job role.
  2. First published.