Officer: Policy and Scrutiny

Are you an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual?

Do you have the knowledge and experience required for a Democratic and Corporate position within the Council of the Isles of Scilly?

An exciting Job Opportunity has arisen for a Policy and Scrutiny Officer. The successful applicant will be able to apply legislation affecting local government to the Councils current and future policy to enable scrutiny, amendment and development to ensure the Council of the Isles of Scilly becomes a top performing Authority.

If you have strong analytical skills and the ability to understand complex information as well as good drafting and writing aptitude then this role is for you. There will be a high degree of contact with both internal and external stakeholders to deliver innovative solutions.

Benefits include:

  • A generous holiday entitlement starting at 24 days per annum plus bank holidays
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Defined benefit pension scheme
  • Training and development opportunities

For an informal discussion please telephone Tom Walton on 01720 424523 or email

Corporate and Democratic
Full Time - Permanent
37 per week
£25,878 - £28,371
Closing Date: 
Monday, 13 February, 2023 - 1pm
Additional Information: 

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Please submit completed applications to or:
Human Resources
Council of the Isles of Scilly
Town Hall
St Mary's
Isles of Scilly
TR21 0NA

Please note that canvassing of Members or Officers will disqualify you from consideration.

If you require this application pack in an alternative language, in larger text, Braille, easy read or in an audio format, please email or telephone 0300 1234 105.