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Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Council Offices, Sandwick Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2BW
£34,904 per year
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Position Type:
Full Time
37 hours per week

Job Description

This post has responsibility for developing and coordinating a range of policy activities which support the implementation and promotion of trauma-informed practice and to support policy, practice and culture change to meet the requirements of Keep The Promise.

Required to contribute to the delivery of a high quality, professional service on all aspects of Organisational Development including policy development, learning and development, continuous improvement, transformational change, equalities, communication and management information. You will support business planning and performance management across the Comhairle and ensure all business plans, performance reports and SPIs are prepared and reported to the Comhairle, Improvement Service, Auditors and the public, as required.


You will have; Sound knowledge of Trauma Informed issues and policies, knowledge of The Promise Plan and an understanding of business management processes and procedures.

You must also have the ability to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team, have a high level of both written and verbal communication skill, the ability to accurately collate and analyse data and statistical information, producing complex reports and be able to undertake project work.

Experience in research techniques and data analysis is essential. You will have a formal qualification (degree level) in a relevant subject or significant knowledge and work experience relevant to the post.

The above salary is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance.