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Our employment values


Monument wardens
Historic Scotland as an employer

Historic Scotland is an agency within the Scottish Government and we are responsible for safeguarding the nation’s historic environment and promoting its understanding and enjoyment.

Committed to equality of opportunity we aim to employ a diverse workforce and offer a wide variety of opportunities. We welcome applications from all sections of society and offer a challenging and rewarding career.

We can only achieve our goals through our people, who currently number almost 1100 and are located across the length and breadth of Scotland, with offices in Edinburgh, Stirling and Fort George.

Working for Historic Scotland is interesting, varied and provides an opportunity to deliver results that will make a real difference to people's enjoyment of the built heritage.

We work hard to give our staff every opportunity to make the best use of their skills and abilities in building a rewarding career.





Contact us

Human Resources
Historic Scotland
Room 3.10
Longmore House
Salisbury Place
Edinburgh
EH9 1SH
Tel: +44 (0) 131 668 8600