Top job! Part-time Chair, Scottish Human Rights Commission

  • Management Board
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 26th February 2024

  • Advertised from 8th February 2024
  • 10 days a month and attracts a daily fee rate of £351.


The Scottish Human Rights Commission’s role is to promote widespread awareness, understanding of, and respect for human rights.

We are looking for a talented individual to be the part-time Chair of the Commission.

You will have energy, credibility, integrity and sound judgement to lead, in collaboration with the other members, the strategic direction of the Commission,

The appointment is for a fixed term of 6 years, is part-time (10 days a month) and attracts a daily fee rate of £351.

The Commission is based in Edinburgh.

Application notes

For an application pack including full details of the requirements-

Visit - Part-time Chair, Scottish Human Rights Commission | Scottish Parliament Website

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Telephone – 0131 348 6851

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Write to – The Scottish Parliament, Officeholder Services, Edinburgh EH99 1SP

The closing date for receipt of applications is12noon, Monday 26 February 2024

The Scottish Parliament is committed to promoting equality of opportunity and treatment and to eliminating unfair discrimination in its employment/appointment practices.