The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education

About QAA

QAA is the UK’s independent quality body for higher education. Founded in 1997, we work with sector stakeholders and students across all four nations of the UK and build international partnerships to enhance and promote the reputation of UK higher education worldwide. Our vision is for world leading and independently assured higher education.

We are proud of what we do and believe that our ability to successfully support students and the HE sector is down to our people. We recruit individuals with the skills and expertise to help us achieve our vision, and share our passion for leading quality in HE.

We have offices in Gloucester and Glasgow, as well as offering employees the opportunity to work from home.

Contact us

Head Office in GloucesterEducation Sector10001452 557000[email protected]


Remote United Kingdom Policy & Communications
We are looking for a PR, Press and Communications Officer to run the day-to-day operation of QAA’s public relations, press office, comms delivery and social media work. The role will work across the whole organisation, telling a single, coherent...

Employee Benefits

Flexible working including working from home
Healthcare Scheme for you and one family member
Enhanced leave allowance including additional closure days over Christmas
Generous pension scheme
Employee Assistance Programme
Occupational Health Services Provider
Eye test vouchers

Employee Testimonials

"QAA has given me the opportunity to develop, both professionally and personally, and meet some great people along the way! The working environment is friendly and caring, everyone is made to feel welcome and people are happy to share and get involved"

“I really enjoy the variety that working at QAA brings. It’s great to work with stakeholders from across the UK higher education sector, as well as representatives from government’s and funding bodies."

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