Current vacancies

We’re Scotland’s national human rights institution. Independent and authoritative in our legal and policy analysis, collaborative and proactive in our approach to improving outcomes for people, we are proud of what we’ve achieved since we began working in 2008.

We currently have an opportunity for a fixed term Head of Legal and Policy post in our Legal and Policy team. 

Head of Legal and Policy

Fixed term to 31 March 2022 (with possibility of extension)

Part time, 29 hours 36 minutes per week (0.8 FTE)

Edinburgh (remote working currently)

£57,286 - £70,714 pro rata (appointments will usually be made at the bottom of the salary band)

You can find the recruitment information and application form below

Recruitment Pack (PDF)

Recruitment Pack (Word) 

Application Form (Word)

Equality Monitoring Form (Word)

Privacy Notice (PDF)

or request a recruitment pack by emailing

recruitment@scottishhumanrights.com

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

The closing date for applications is 9am, Monday 31 August 2020

Interviews will take place via video conference. Dates may be subject to change but are likely to take place in the week commencing 14 September.

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. 

We also have an opportunity for a fixed term Legal Policy Development Officer post in our Legal and Policy team.

Legal Policy Development Officer

Fixed term for 12 months (with possibility of extension)

Full time, 37 hours per week

Edinburgh (remote working currently)

£35,586 - £44,322 pro rata (appointments will usually be made at the bottom of the salary band)

You can find the recruitment information and application form below 

Recruitment Pack (PDF)

Recruitment Pack (Word)

Application Form (Word)

Equality Monitoring Form (Word)

Privacy Notice (PDF)

or request a recruitment pack by emailing

recruitment@scottishhumanrights.com

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon, Wednesday 2 September 2020

Interviews will take place via video conferencing. Dates may be subject to change but are likely to take place in the week 21 September.

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. 

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