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About the Scottish Parliament

Chair of the Scottish Human Rights Commission

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 next full-time Chair of the Commission.  You will have a proven track record of promoting human rights and significant experience of leading an organisation and delivering results.      

The appointment is for a fixed term of 6 years.  The salary scale is £72,483 to £86,928.    

The Commission is based in Edinburgh. 

Apply for this job

Complete an application form

The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon, 7 December 2021.

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