Development Consultant

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Development Consultant

Salary: £29,092 (total range £29,092 - £32,228)
Contract: Fixed term (1 year maternity cover), full time – 35 hours a week.  This post may be suitable for a secondment.
Location: Edinburgh

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 are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated person to deliver a range of activities including training, consultancy support, and research and development projects.

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.

Role profile

Application form

Closing date: 9am Monday 21st August 2017.

Completed applications should be sent to  Please note that we do not accept CVs.   Interviews will be held on Friday 1st September 2017 in Edinburgh.  Only successful applicants will be contacted.

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

If you have further enquiries, please contact David Scott, Institutional Support and Dvelopment Manager, sparqs, or call 0131 622 6599.

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