Policy Coordinator

  • Full time
  • £29,917
  • Based in Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th October 2019

  • Advertised from 10th September 2019
  • (SJC point 31, AP5.1) 35 hours per week, flexible hours


We are looking to recruit a full-time Policy Coordinator to join our dedicated staff team and work on our influential national LGBTI policy work. This will include developing our policy positions on key equality areas, and working with the Scottish Parliament, other policy makers and the media, to promote these. Key policy areas for us currently include reform of gender recognition law, reducing social prejudice against LGBTI people, reducing hate crime, improving public services, and developing equality policy for intersex people.

Currently funded to June 2020, but we intend to continue them after that subject to renewal of funding.

Application notes

Closing date for applications: 9.00 am, Friday 4th October 2019. Interviews will be during the second half of October.

We are an equality organisation. We welcome applications from all communities, including from trans people and intersex people, and also from minority ethnic people, who are currently under-represented in our staff team. Disabled people who meet the essential requirements of the person specification will be guaranteed an interview.

Download the application packs for these vacancies from:

equality-network.org/vacancies or call 0131 467 6039 or email Lynne Davies, lynne@equality-network.org for an application pack or further information.

We are a Scottish charity, number SC037852, and a company limited by guarantee, number SC220213.