Become an active member of SPPA and improve your practice through continuous professional development opportunities including conferences, Focused Learning Days, regional events at discounted rates.

Why Join SPPA?

  • Professional membership of the home of social pedagogy in UK.
  • Discounted rate of attendance at SPPA events including our annual conference.
  • Voting rights at AGM.
  • Access to members-only area of website including our webinar archive.
  • Support in joining and creating your own Special Interest Groups (SIG).
  • Networking opportunities with other members at regional events and in our online forum.
  • The opportunity to help shape social pedagogy in the UK.
  • The opportunity to contribute to SPPA Newsletter.
  • Access our Project Bank for support and to exchange ideas on your work.

Types of Membership

“I Really like the approach and attempt to involve members. The £70 looks good value especially compared to other bodies I am a member of and seldom hear from!”
–  Jameel Hadi, Founding SPPA member, Lecturer at the School of Nursing, University of Salford.

**Founding Members who have joined us since the launch of SPPA in February 2017 will remain their status as a ‘Founding Member.’

How to register for a Full Membership

To register as a Full Member or Full Member w/ Qualification, follow the steps below:

1. Complete the form and read the SPPA Charter using the link below.

2. Pay using the Paypal button. You do not need a Paypal account as you can use Guest Payment to make a credit/debit card payment. Alternatively, if you would prefer to make a bank transaction please email us at

3. The SPPA team will then check your payment and verify your membership.

4. You are now an registered Full Member or Full Member w/ Qualification of SPPA.

Register for SPPA full membership here