Student Partnerships in Quality Scotland
Student Partnerships in Quality Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC046172

sparqs is a charity working with Scotland's university and college sectors which aims to support students in having a say in how their student experience is shaped and delivered.  The role of students in enhancing the quality of their learning is vital to our approaches in Scotland. sparqs has played a pivotal role for over ten years in supporting partnership practices which have helped students and staff to work together to deliver real educational enhancements.

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Development Consultant – 2 posts

  • Full time
  • £29,674 – £32,873
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 29th July 2019

sparqs is a charity working with Scotland's university and college sectors. Our mission is to foster a culture of partnership between students and staff which enables the Scottish education sector to respond to challenges and realise its ambitions to provide the bestn possible experience for each and every student.

We are seeking 2 enthusiastic and dedicated people to deliver a range of activities including training, consultancy support and research and development projects. Some of our current projects include developing learner voice in schools, supporting mental health and wellbeing in the curriculum, engaging apprentices and supporting effective learner journeys. We would welcome applicants with experience (or similar) in these areas. The role involves frequent travel throughout Scotland and occasional international travel.

You will have a commitment to supporting the role of students in delivering improvements to college and university life and a good range of key skills including excellent interpersonal skills, written communication skills and experience of delivering training or facilitating workshops.

We promote a working environment that provides equality of opportunity and principled cultural values.