This vacancy has now closed


  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Scotland
  • Closing 31st March 2021

  • Advertised from 8th March 2021


Are you an advocate for the Independent Living Movement in Scotland? If you support the philosophy of Independent Living and champion quality social care delivery, then we’d love to hear from you.

We’re looking for Trustees to join the Self Directed Support Scotland (SDSS) Board and Management Committee. This exciting role presents the opportunity to influence the future work and governance of SDSS.

About Self Directed Support Scotland

Self Directed Support Scotland represents organisations run by and for disabled people. Our members support thousands of people across Scotland with their social care choices. Together we work to ensure that SDS is implemented successfully so that people have full choice and control over their lives. We do this by:

Supporting our members in the delivery of their services to provide local independent information, advice and support to those at each stage of their social care journey.

Signposting individuals at each stage of their social care journey.

Representing our members nationally to discuss SDS implementation.

Showcasing good practice from those involved with SDS.

Providing health and social care professionals, other voluntary organisations and educational institutions with the resources they need to champion SDS.

Conducting research which recognises the power of lived experience.

Application notes

Further details about the roles and responsibilities of SDSS Trustees can be found in the Downloads section below.

To apply for the role, please download and complete the Trustee Profile document found below and send to

If you have any questions about the role or application, please contact