Mental Welfare Commission for Scotland

Application and the Process

If you have any queries please contact Catriona Mackie, Ken Dalgleish or Melissa Scholes on 0141 212 7555.

To apply, please submit an application form which is downloadable below

Please send your complete application to Melissa Scholes by email quoting G767, by email or by post to Aspen People Ltd, 5th Floor, 78 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5UB.

Applicants will be shortlisted for interview by matching the details given on their application form against the job description. We would therefore ask applicants to provide clear evidence to show how your experience, skills and knowledge match those requirements as well as why you are interested in the role.

We would also be grateful if you could include the following information:

  • Current salary / package.
  • Current notice period.
  • Details of two referees (please note that referees will not be contacted until offer stage or without prior consent)

Please note that you will receive an acknowledgement of your application within 48 hours - if you do not receive this please contact Melissa Scholes.


We have provided below a note of the critical dates within this recruitment campaign which will help you plan your diary:

Closing date for applications: Monday 9th December 2013

Meeting to agree candidates: w/c 9th December 2013

Longlist interviews: Tuesday 17th December 2013
(if needed)

Presentation to stakeholders and panel: Thursday 9th January 2014

Panel interview: Friday 10th January 2014