Advance HE
Advance HE

Charity registered in Scotland SC043946

We are Advance HE, and we are dedicated to helping higher education shape its future. Providing insight so you can use the foresight. Creating the support so that you can succeed. Hosting the networks, so you can share best practice. Accrediting achievement so you can be recognised.

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Top job! Equality & Diversity Policy and Programme Adviser (Scotland)

  • Full time or Part time
  • £41,040
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 9th December 2019

Advance HE is delighted to announce an exciting, flexible opportunity for a programme manager/policy and programme adviser in Scotland, within the Membership and Accreditation Directorate.

We would encourage applications from candidates who wish to work full-time or part-time, as a Policy and Programme Adviser, or with additional responsibility as Programme Manager.

Advance HE is committed to supporting diverse talent within its organisation and we would particularly welcome applications from BAME candidates.

The successful applicant will primarily support the delivery of Advance HE’s strategic equality and diversity programme of projects with Scottish universities and colleges, supported by the Scottish Funding Council.

We are looking for candidates with a collaborative and supporting personal style, a commitment to quality assurance and a high level of integrity. They should have excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to build effective relationships at all levels of an institution and a willingness to provide constructive challenge. Whilst the candidate will work regularly from the Edinburgh office, home-based candidates are encouraged to apply. Some travel to London and York will also be necessary.

This is a fixed term contract through July 2021.