Equality and Diversity Advisor

Recruiter
Scottish Borders Council
Location
Scotland
Salary
£26,837.33 - £29,282.82 per year
Posted
17 Oct 2016
Closes
01 Nov 2016
Ref
SBO01287
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Job Details

Grade: 8A
Hourly Rate: £14.70 - £16.04
Salary: £26,837.33 - £29,282.82 per annum
Contract Duration: Temporary until 1 December 2017



Role Purpose

Scottish Borders Council is seeking an Equality & Diversity Advisor.
The successful candidate will play a crucial role in embedding Equality & Diversity across the Council, providing support to departments on the implementation of agreed Equality Outcomes, reviewing the provision of training, and collecting and reporting information and statistics to internal and external parties. You will also be extensively involved in the drafting and publication of the Council's Equality Mainstreaming Report.

Holding an HND or equivalent qualification or having gained equivalent experience in the field of Equality & Diversity, you will have experience of project management, and be proficient in research and effective report writing. You will be able to work effectively with a degree of autonomy. Previous local government experience is desirable but not essential.



Essential

HND level or equivalent or evidence of comparable experience, plus subsequent relevant training in this specialist field.



Informal Enquiries to

Iain Davidson Tel: 01835 825221 or Email: IDavidson@scotborders.gov.uk or Simone Doyle Email: Simone.Doyle@scotborders.gov.uk



See also:
SBO01287 Equality & Diversity Advisor.pdf
SBO01287 - Additional Information - Equality & Diversity Advisor.docx