It is SHG’s policy to encourage mobility within the public service, with the majority of vacancies being advertised internally. However, when and where suitable candidates for particular posts are not identified or forthcoming from within the service, then such positions are advertised more widely. All vacancies for external recruitment can be found on this page along with a copy of SHG’s application form.

Jobs will be posted here as and when they become available:

Press Officer

Care Assistants – CCC

Pelagic Ecosystem Project Officer

TORs – Darwin Pelagic Ecosystem Project Officer


Continuous Improvement Consultant

TOR Continuous Improvement Consultant

Prospectus for Change Final Nov 2015

















The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) is the parliamentary wing of the Commonwealth and brings together some 18,000 Commonwealth Parliamentarians from more than 180 Parliaments and Legislatures in 53 Commonwealth countries around the world.    There are nine regions ie Africa, Asia, Australia, British Islands and Mediterranean; Canada; Caribbean; Americas and Atlantic; India; Pacific; and, South-East Asia.

The Secretary – General position is currently vacant.  This post heads a staff of 13 and is the Chief Executive Officer of the Association.  The appointment will be for a four – year contract period from 1 January 2016, non-renewable, with an annual gross salary being a commensurate with qualifications and will not be less than £90,000.  A full job description and details can be found on the following link:

For details of vacancies advertised internationally please click the following link:

Application Forms

SHG Application Form 2017 (Part A)

SHG Application Form 2015 (Part B)

SHG Application Form 2015 (Part C)