Stonewall Scotland
Stonewall Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC039681

Stonewall Scotland is one of Scotland’s leading lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGB&T) charities.  We work across all areas of Scottish public life, be it in education, employment or with our public services to ensure they develop better policies which will lead to better lives for LGBT people, whilst also campaigning for changes in legislation and attitudes.


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Top job! Head of Scotland

  • Full time
  • £43,798
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 15th March 2024

Do you imagine yourself leading policy and advocacy campaigns in Scotland for a leading human rights charity? Do you want to use your skills and experience to build political and societal support for LGBTQ+ rights in Scotland, and build on the incredible progress made? Have you got big ideas about how to influence and lead progress as part of the Scottish LGBTQ+ movement to drive forward Stonewall’s campaigning in Scotland? If this is you, then apply to join us as Head of Scotland at Stonewall.

Stonewall is a human rights charity. We stand for lesbian, gay, bi, trans, queer, questioning and ace (LGBTQ+) people everywhere. We imagine a world where all LGBTQ+ people are free to be themselves and we can live our lives to the full.

Over the last 30 years, we have helped create transformative change in the lives of LGBTQ+ people in the UK. Our campaigns drive positive change in public attitudes and public policy. We ensure LGBTQ+ people can thrive throughout our lives by building deep, sustained change programmes with the institutions that have the biggest impact on us, whether we’re learning, working, praying or playing sport.

As Head of Scotland, you would be a key part of a team of driven, passionate people who are working together to deliver our Free to Be Strategy (2021-25). For this role we are looking for an experienced influencer, with a good knowledge of different approaches to creating change – including policy development, public affairs and public campaigns. You will be a confident spokesperson, able to relate to a wide range of audiences and connect our priorities to theirs. You will have an excellent understanding of the political and societal landscape in Scotland, using your insight to navigate the opportunities and challenges for LGBTQ+ rights and inclusion across the country. You will be a team player, working as part of Stonewall’s Campaigns and Human Rights leadership team to ensure our collective strategy supports progress for LGBTQ+ people across the UK and the world.

Our people make up a vibrant, dynamic community. Lots our staff have a personal investment in the work we do, and we come from a wide range of backgrounds. We’re proud of this diversity, and of our support for one another – in our teams, our network groups, and our friendships.

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Senior Programmes Officer

  • Full time
  • £27,440
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 15th August 2022

Do you imagine yourself playing a leading role in ensuring workplaces are truly inclusive for all LGBTQ+ people in Scotland? Do you want to use your skills and experience to empower organisations from a range of sectors to create lasting change so that LGBTQ+ people are free to bring their whole selves to work? If this is you, then apply to join us as Senior Programmes Officer Scotland.

Stonewall is a human rights charity. We stand for lesbian, gay, bi, trans, queer, questioning and ace (LGBTQ+) people everywhere. We imagine a world where all LGBTQ+ people are free to be themselves and we can live our lives to the full.

Over the last 30 years, we have helped create transformative change in the lives of LGBTQ+ people in the UK. Our campaigns drive positive change in public attitudes and public policy. We ensure LGBTQ+ people can thrive throughout our lives by building deep, sustained change programmes with the institutions that have the biggest impact on us, whether we're learning, working, praying or playing sport.

As Senior Programmes Officer, you would be a key part of a team of driven, passionate people who are working together to deliver our Free to Be Strategy (2021-25). For this role we are looking for an excellent communicator who understands the power of building and maintaining relationships with our Diversity Champions who will also enjoy working in a fast-paced, results orientated environment. You will be commercially aware and thrive on engaging with a wide range of audiences.

Our people make up a vibrant, dynamic community. Lots of our staff have a personal investment in the work we do, and many come from marginalised backgrounds. We're proud of this diversity, and of our support for one another – in our teams, our network groups, and our friendships.

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Policy and Advocacy Manager

  • Full time
  • £34,942
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 27th June 2022

Do you imagine yourself working to create real and lasting change to the lives of LGBTQ+ people in Scotland? Do you want to use your skills and experience of influencing change to deliver Stonewall Scotland's policy and advocacy strategy to protect and extend the rights of LGBTQ+ people? If this is you, then apply to join us as Policy and Advocacy Manager at Stonewall Scotland.

Stonewall is a human rights charity. We stand for lesbian, gay, bi, trans, queer, questioning and ace (LGBTQ+) people everywhere. We imagine a world where all LGBTQ+ people are free to be themselves and we can live our lives to the full.

Over the last 30 years, we have helped create transformative change in the lives of LGBTQ+ people in the UK. Our campaigns drive positive change in public attitudes and public policy. We ensure LGBTQ+ people can thrive throughout our lives by building deep, sustained change programmes with the institutions that have the biggest impact on us, whether we're learning, working, praying or playing sport.

As Policy and Advocacy Manager you would be a key part of a team of driven, passionate people who are working together to deliver our Free to Be Strategy (2021-25). For this role we are looking for an outstanding communicator with an in-depth understanding of the devolved policy landscape in Scotland with a track record of forming and maintaining excellent relationships in Parliament, Government and across civil society, finding opportunities to leverage those relationships to ensure LGBTQ+ people's voices are heard. You will thrive working in a fast paced, dynamic and challenging external environment and be passionate about using your extensive policy and advocacy experience to influence positive and lasting change for LGBTQ+ people.

Our people make up a vibrant, dynamic community. Lots our of staff have a personal investment in the work we do, and we come from a wide range of backgrounds. We're proud of this diversity, and of our support for one another – in our teams, our network groups, and our friendships.

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