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FEE PAID - £296 per day

The Judicial Appointments Board for Scotland invites applications from suitably qualified individuals who wish to be considered for appointment as Legal Appointment Advisors.

The role of Legal Appointment Advisor is an interesting and challenging one that involves working as part of or with appointment panels engaged in judicial appointment rounds. This will include assessing applications, often under considerable time pressure, and candidates at interview, whilst requiring fairness and consistency in approach. 

You will possess excellent oral and communication skills and be able to write clear, concise reports. You will have the ability to swiftly analyse large quantities of information, reason logically and reach firm conclusions. 

The individual requirements for the posts are detailed in the Guidance Note.

Selection is made solely on merit.  We encourage and welcome applications from the widest possible range of eligible individuals.  The Board would particularly welcome applications from protected groups covered by the Equality Act 2010 such as; women, people with a disability or those from an ethnic minority background.

Further information including eligibility criteria can be obtained  from the Board’s Secretariat, Judicial Appointments Board for Scotland, Thistle House, 91 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh EH12 5HE, Telephone 0131 528 5101 or by emailing

Applications should be completed and submitted no later than 17:00 on Monday 5 June 2023.  The interviews will take place on 28 June and 3 July 2023.

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