HR Intern with Stirling Council

Location: Stirling
£9.07 per hour
Full-time, temporary until 31 March 2021
Immediate start
Closing date: 10 May 2019, 12 noon
Interview date: 23 May 2019

About the Company

Stirling Council's area lies at the very heart of Scotland. It covers 220,000 hectares from Tyndrum and Crianlarich in the southern highlands to the villages of Killearn and Strathblane in the south-west and the former mining villages of Plean, Fallin and Cowie in the east. The 83,000 population splits 50:50 urban to rural, with the urban population centring around Stirling, Dunblane and Bridge of Allan. The council employs over 3000 staff and the HR team are in place to ensure that the workforce is supported in the most effective ways possible.

Learn more about Stirling Council here.


The Role

Stirling Council's Human Resources Service is looking to recruit a graduate HR Intern to join their team to work in support of the Supporting Attendance Policy. This is an excellent learning opportunity for a graduate to gain experience within a busy public sector setting.

Your main responsibilities will include:

• Arranging meetings
• Preparation of letters and documents
• Supporting managers and employees at meetings
• Arranging referrals to Occupational Health
• Undertaking other HR related project work



The ideal candidate will be educated to degree level with an academic background in Human Resource Management, Business Management or a medically related subject. It is essential that you are organised and able to work to deadlines, are proactive and able to use your initiative. You will be professional and discrete in dealing with confidential and sometimes sensitive/personal information.

You will be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, both written and oral.

A current full driving licence is essential.

If you have any questions about this role or the organisation please contact Please do not under any circumstances contact the employer directly as doing so may negatively impact your employment opportunity.



Closing date for applications is 10 May 2019, 12 noon.

Please submit a CV and tailored Cover Letter through the Adopt An Intern online application form by clicking “Apply” on our website. All applications must be submitted by 12 noon on the closing date. In your Cover Letter, please state: A) your availability and B) relevant information on your skills/experience pertaining to the job specifications. We do NOT accept email applications unless otherwise stated.

Successful candidates must, by the start of the employment, have permission to work in the UK.