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Vacancies

Here you will find a list of all of the current Area Support Team vacancies. Make sure to read the information packs for more information on each role. 


Area Conveners

We are looking for volunteer Area Conveners to provider local leadership for our Area Support Teams. This role involves managing a team of volunteers and developing new ways of working for your area. You’ll be working with local partners, communicating with Panel Members and leading on national improvements at the local level. You will also make sure that the views of young people are heard and acted upon within your area.

Available vacancies:

Currently there are no vacancies available.

How to apply: 

If you are new to Children's Hearings Scotland, you can apply here. If you are already a part of our volunteer community, please use this link

Please note that once your application has been submitted, you will  receive an email acknowledging that you have registered from "powerapps.service@childrensreporter.onmicrosoft.com".

Depute Area Convener

Supporting the local Area Convener, Deputes help manage a team of volunteers, working with local partners and engaging with Panel Members. We need strong communicators who are enthusiastic and committed to securing the rights of children and young people.

See full information pack here. If you are interested in applying for these roles, want to have an informal chat about the role, or need any additional support, please get in touch with catherine.goodfellow@chs.gov.scot.

Available vacancies:

  • Aberdeen City
  • Shetland

How to apply: 

If you are new to Children's Hearings Scotland, you can apply here. If you are already a part of our volunteer community, please use this link

Please note that once your application has been submitted, you will  receive an email acknowledging that you have registered from "powerapps.service@childrensreporter.onmicrosoft.com".


Panel Practice Advisor

Panel Practice Advisors are responsible for selecting and recommending Panel Members for appointment. They also regularly observe Panel Members within children's hearings and feedback so improvements can be made. Their goal is to support Panel Members through feedback to ensure the strongest possible decisions are being made for children and young people. If you would like to have an informal chat, please get in touch via the links below.

See full information pack about the role here. If you are interested in applying for these roles, want to have an informal chat about the role, or need any additional support, please get in touch with catherine.goodfellow@chs.gov.scot.

Available vacancies:

We are currently recruiting for a number of positions across Scotland. You may choose which area you wish to apply for from a list of the available areas when you start an application.

An Online Information session will be held on the 23rd June 2022 for West Dunbartonshire, please contact the Clerk Scott Kelly to book a space by emailing: scott.kelly@chscotland.scot


How to apply: 

If you are new to Children's Hearings Scotland, you can apply here. If you are already a part of our volunteer community, please use this link

Please note that once your application has been submitted, you will  receive an email acknowledging that you have registered from "powerapps.service@childrensreporter.onmicrosoft.com".