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Across the last 10 years the IS as an organisation has matured in its offering and how it works with all 32 councils and their national and local partners to ensure we continue to effectively support them in the challenges they face.

We are an outward facing organisation focussed on partnership and collaborative working and the sharing of good practice.



For all recruitment queries contact:


Leigh Rennie

Tel. 01506 282012

Email IS Recruitment

Vacancy - Project Officer - Planning

Salary: £23,247-25,474

Hours: 18 Hours per week

Duration of contract: One year fixed term with possible extension.  Secondments will be considered.

We have a part-time opportunity to make an impact on the Planning Skills Programme in the year ahead. Inputting into the development, communication and delivery of changing skills and behaviours required to implement the Planning Review. The role will also involve working with and supporting Heads of Planning Scotland (HOPS) as they contribute to the detailed content of legislation and guidance that now follows the new Planning Act.




Vacancy: Digital Telecare Solutions Architect (Local Government Digital Office)

Salary: £59,303

Hours: Standard working week is 36 hours, Monday to Friday. Hours can be worked flexibly in agreement with the line manager

Location: Home based with travel throughout Scotland.

Duration of contract: Until June 2021. Secondments will be considered

We are seeking an enthusiastic and proactive Solutions Architect to support the development of Phase Two of Digital Telecare which has six evolving Programmes.




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