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About Us

The Standards Commission is an independent body whose purpose is to encourage high ethical standards in public life through the promotion and enforcement of Codes of Conduct for councillors and those appointed to the boards of devolved public bodies.


Job opportunities within the Standards Commission for Scotland are listed below.

If there are no jobs listed below, we do not have any current vacancies so please do not send in any speculative letters, CV's or applications.

The Standards Commission's competency framework is available to download as a pdf.


We are currently recruiting a part-time Office Manager. The job description can be found here and the role information and person specification can be found here.

The application form can be found here. Completed applications should be sent to by 12 noon on 11 March 2021. Applicants for the previously advertised role of Business Manager need not apply.