National Development Officer: Gypsy/Traveller Education

In September of this year the Scottish Government announced increased funding to tackle long lasting inequalities in accessing education by Gypsy/Traveller communities.  This Development Officer’s role is funded by Scottish Government and is designed to enable the successful applicants to make a valuable contribution to contemporary developments in how the Scottish Gypsy/Traveller community access education services through local authority and other services.

Candidates for this post should:
– Discuss the feasibility of the opportunity with their Line Manager.
– Submit a full CV and application form with a supporting reference from their Line Manager,
by email only, to SchoolSecretary.education@ed.ac.uk by the application deadline below.
– Interviews will take place shortly after the closing date.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 15th November by 5pm.