Name of qualification Name of qualification: Romski pomočnik/romska pomočnicaAdd to comparison
Translated title (no legal status) Translated title: Roma assistant
Type of qualification Type of qualification: National vocational qualification, SQF level 5
Category of qualification Category of qualification: Vocational Qualification
Admission requirements Entry conditions:
  • Completed elementary education and at least six months' experience working with members of the Roma community and
  • oral and written proficiency in Slovene and oral proficiency in a Roma language/dialect.
ISCED field Field:
Generic programmes and qualifications
ISCED subfield subfield: basic programmes and qualifications
Qualification level

SQF Level: SQF 5
EQF Level: EQF 4

Learning outcomes:
Candidates will be able to:
  • participate in the planning and organisation of own work and in the preparation of the workspace in cooperation with professional colleagues,
  • make rational use of energy, material and time,
  • protect health and the environment,
  • communicate with children, parents and co-workers in Slovene and a Roma language/dialect,
  • participate in work with pre-school and elementary school children,
  • work with parents and/or guardians of Roma children,
  • respect and observe the principles of multiculturalism based on respect for diversity, coexistence and overcoming prejudices.


Verification and assessment are carried out by committees for the verification and validation of national vocational qualifications, appointed by the National Examination Centre (NEC). Committee members must be licensed by the National Examination Centre. Licences may be found here.

Assesment and completion:
During the counselling process, the candidate prepares a portfolio. The relevant committee assesses the portfolio and recognises the catalogue content in part or full. If the committee is unable to recognise all catalogue content, it assigns tasks to the candidate for verification. 
Theoretical and practical with oral presentation. Theoretical verification takes place in the Slovene language and practical verification in the Roma language and, if necessary, the Slovene language.

Conditions for obtaining a public document:

Candidates demonstrate attainment of the knowledge, skills and competences defined in the catalogue of standards of vocational knowledge and skills.

Awarding body:

Providers of procedures for identifying and validating national vocational qualifications are entered in a register of providers maintained in the relevant collection of the National Reference Point for Occupational Qualifications. Providers include: vocational schools, companies, inter-company training centres, adult education centres and chambers of commerce.


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