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.

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


Recruitment is now closed for our team of student Associate Trainers to deliver Course Rep Training for sparqs during academic year 2017-18, including a dedicated Associate Trainer for Apprentices. 

See the individual recruitment webpages for full details, which will be accessible for reference until the recruitment process is complete:

The closing date for applications for both posts was 12 noon on Wednesday 10th May 2017.


Student Engagement Framework

That’s Quality! Universities 2017

26 Jul 2017 - 27 Jul 2017

The aim of the event is to equip participants with the knowledge and ability to use…