27 Jun 2019

Our recruitment process has now closed

Our Development Consultant recruitment has now closed, as of 9am on Monday 29th July.

This page is available for reference only, until the recruitment process is complete.

We are seeking two enthusiastic and dedicated people to deliver a range of activities including training, consultancy support and research and development projects. Both posts are full-time (35 hours a week) on a fixed term basis, for 2 years, based in Edinburgh (requests for flexible working will be considered).

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 in these or similar 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.

How to apply

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 29th July 2019!

For full information on the post and application details, please see the recruitment webpage

Please note that we do not accept CVs. The full application form should be completed and emailed to admin@sparqs.ac.uk. Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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


If you have any queries, please contact Hannah Clarke, Senior Development Consultant - hannah.clarke@sparqs.ac.uk or call 0131 622 6599.

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