Judicial Appointments Board for Scotland

Senator of the College of Justice

The Board invites applications from suitably qualified individuals who wish to be considered for appointment to vacancies that are expected to arise up to the end of June 2012 for Senator of the College of Justice.  Senators sit in the Court of Session and the High Court of Justiciary.  The Board has been advised by the Judicial Office for Scotland that up to four positions may arise during this period. 

Selection is made solely on merit.  The Board recognises the need for a judiciary in Scotland that is reflective of our society and is drawn from across all sections of the legal profession and encourages and welcomes applications from the widest possible range of eligible individuals.  The Board would particularly welcome applications from women, people with a disability or those from an ethnic minority background.

An application form and further information including eligibility criteria can be obtained from our website www.judicialappointmentsscotland.org.uk, or from the Secretary to the Board, Judicial Appointments Board for Scotland, 38–39 Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh EH3 7SW (DX: ED29, Edinburgh), Telephone 0131 528 5101.

Applications may be emailed to mailbox@jabs.gsi.gov.uk and should be with the Board no later than 5.00pm on Monday 9th January 2012.


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