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Member of The Standards Commission for Scotland

  • Part time or Management Board
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 5th December 2022

  • Advertised from 15th November 2022
  • Salary: The daily fee rate is £262.83 and £35.04 per hour for Hearings.


The Standard Commission’s role is to promote high ethical standards in public life through the promotion and enforcement of Codes of Conduct for Councillors and Members of devolved public bodies

The SPCB is seeking to appoint, with the agreement of the Scottish Parliament, two part-time members who must be able to spend 24 days per year on commission business and additional days for Hearings.

We are looking for talented individuals who have the ability to assimilate complex information to reach sound and impartial decisions, are committed to high ethical standards and who also have excellent communication skills.

The appointments are for a fixed term of 6 years. The daily fee rate is £262.83 and £35.04 per hour for Hearings.

The Commission is based in Edinburgh.

Application notes

For an application pack

Visit - Members of the Standards Commission for Scotland | Scottish Parliament Website

Email –

Telephone – 0131 348 6851

For BSL users, please call via –

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

The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon 5th December 2022

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