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Work with us

Find out more about working for NSS.

National Services Scotland (NSS) provides specialist advice and services to support the NHS and wider public sector.

So if you want to make a difference to the health and wellbeing of the people of Scotland, we’ve got some exciting opportunities for you.

Current vacancies

You can see all of our current vacancies on NHSScotland’s national recruitment portal.

Once you’re there, you’ll be able to update your search and see every job across all of Scotland’s health boards.

View our current vacancies on NHSScotland

Who can work with us?

Our organisation has a wide range of roles and opportunities for job seekers across various departments.

The jobs we have available can range from doctors and delivery drivers to statisticians and programme managers.

Find out more about our departments

Everyone is welcome

We’re committed to equality, diversity and human rights in employment. So you’ll be given the same opportunity as everyone else, regardless of your age, disability, gender, race, religion, sex or sexual orientation.

Find out more about our approach to equality and diversity

Young people and apprentices

We provide Modern Apprenticeships for young people to get paid to learn on the job, get practical experience and work towards an industry-recognised qualification.

Visit NHSScotland to learn more about Modern Apprenticeships or contact nss.wfrs@nhs.scot to see what opportunities we’ve got available.

Volunteering opportunities

More than 600 volunteers help the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service (SNBTS) and other services across our organisation.

Why work with us?

When you work with NSS, you’ll get the opportunity to improve the health and wellbeing of the people of Scotland.

And you’ll get an excellent benefits package with training and support to expand your skills and progress your career.

Fair pay

You’ll be guaranteed a salary that matches your ability and responsibilities. And you’ll be given every opportunity to increase it through training and development.

Generous holiday allowance

You’ll get at least 27 days' holiday each year, which rises to 29 days after five years and 33 days after 10 years. And you’ll get eight general public holidays too.

Flexible working

A standard working week will be 37.5 hours. But we support a range of flexible working options, including flexi-time, job sharing and remote working.

Comprehensive pension scheme

Every eligible staff member will be automatically enrolled into the NHS Pension Scheme, one of the most generous and comprehensive pension schemes in the UK.

Career progression

Each year, you’ll be given a personal development review to help support your career development and aspirations.

Shared values

We believe the way we behave is just as important as the services we deliver. So it’s important that everyone who works at NSS shares the same values:

We will work together with respect and care, openness and integrity, to focus on our customers, demonstrate commitment to each other and excel and improve.