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Place Outcomes Lead

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Job summary

£37418 - £45241
Around 37.00 per week
Closing Date
19 November 2019 at midnight
Employment Type
Fixed Term Appointment - Fair and Open

We are currently seeking applications for a Place Outcomes Lead within in the Planning & Architecture Division, based in Edinburgh.  This is a 23 month fixed term and pensionable appointment and new entrants will normally start on the minimum of the pay range. Candidates with a disability who meet the essential criteria below will be invited to the assessments.

The post sits in the Architecture and Place team within Planning & Architecture Division.   The Architecture and Place team works across a wide range of Ministerial priorities, influencing and supporting policy areas such as health, climate change and environment, housing and regeneration, culture and heritage, community empowerment and community planning and contributes to the delivery of all of Scotland’s National Outcomes.  Place, and the impact of the external environment on individuals and society is a central element of work of the team.  

Qualifications Required 
For jobs in Band B and C you must hold a minimum of 3 highers or equivalent.

Other qualifications equivalent to these may also be acceptable, if you are in any doubt please contact to discuss.

Please note: If you fail to demonstrate how you meet the minimum qualifications as stated above, your application will be sifted out.

Essential Criteria
1. Knowledge of the evidence base on the relationship between place and public health, climate change and young people.
2. Experience of collaborative, place-based working practices involving community and public sector interests.
3. Strong interpersonal, influencing and stakeholder management skills.
4. Experience of building and maintaining relationships and working in collaboration with internal and external colleagues.

Further Information
For further information on this vacancy please download and review the “Person Specification and Further Information for Job Applicants” which you will find below. To apply, you must fully complete and submit an online application via this website before the closing date. To learn more about this opportunity, please contact Jennifer Jackson who can be reached at jenniferajackson@gov.scot or 0131 244 5637.

If you experience any difficulties accessing our website or completing the online application form, please contact the Resourcing Team on 0131 244 8500 or via recruitment@gov.scot 


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