Placement Impact: Publication

Domestic Homicide and Suicide Review: Using Evidence to Inform Policy Development (Family Involvement)

You will be working in Justice Analytical Services, in close collaboration with the Violence against Women and Girls (VAWG) in Justice policy team. The focus of the work will be family involvement in Domestic Homicide and Suicide Reviews (DHSRs), specifically to gather evidence on the most effective ways to involve family and friends of the …

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SAS to R migration and accessibility improvements for a major National Statistics publication

The Vital Events team produces a number of annual, quarterly, monthly, and weekly statistical publications relating to different life events, such as births, adoptions, stillbirths, marriages, civil partnerships and deaths. One of our largest and most high-profile annual publications is the Reference Tables that provides data for all life events. For this reason, the publication …

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Engaging with low-income families in place-based anti-poverty initiatives

Child poverty is the key government priority for the First Minister. The successful intern will work across the Poverty and Place-based Research Teams. These teams provide social research and analytical support on poverty policies, with a special focus on child poverty. This requires close engagement and collaboration with analytical and policy colleagues across Scottish Government. …

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Measuring palliative care experiences

Scotland’s new palliative care strategy is being developed with the aim that, “Everyone in Scotland receives well-coordinated, timely and high-quality palliative care, care around death and bereavement support based on their needs and preferences including support for families and carers.” This internship offers an exciting opportunity to shape the implementation of the palliative care strategy …

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