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Head of Employment Services

  • Full time
  • £32,000 – £35,000
  • Edinburgh – with travel across Scotland
  • Closing 17th September 2021

  • Advertised from 17th August 2021
  • 35 hours per week
  • Contributory pension scheme after 3 months’ satisfactory service.


About Officers Association Scotland

Officers Association Scotland is a military charity, established in 1920, to provide support to serving or former military officers and their dependents. While originally a welfare charity, OA Scotland has developed, so that it now provides a comprehensive employment advice service along with welfare and financial support to individuals and grants to other charities.

Purpose of the Role

The primary responsibility of the Head of Employment Services is to develop, manage and deliver a high quality, individually tailored employment service to transitioning military personnel. They will also establish and nurture relationships with a wide range of employers, head-hunters and recruitment consultants across Scotland to recognise the value of military personnel in the commercial world. You will have a clear vision for our employment strategy and will bring creativity, passion and dedication to find a better way in how we deliver our services. You must be creative, forward thinking and want to challenge the traditional way to enjoy this role and our culture

Application notes

Further information is available:

By CV and covering letter to Heather McVeigh, Chief Executive, OA Scotland

Closing date: Friday 17th September 2021

Interviews: Week commencing 27th September

Informal enquiries about the post can be addressed to Heather McVeigh, Chief Executive, Officers Association Scotland Tel: 0131 550 1575.