Welcome to CIPD Scotland
With more than 11,000 members across Scotland, CIPD Scotland works closely with our network of members, volunteers and stakeholders to develop the profession, build our policy relevance and reach, and to establish the voice of CIPD in Scotland supported by our regional branch committee.
It's a great time to be a CIPD Member in Scotland with a wide array of events and campaigns delivered by both our staff team and our committed volunteers, designed to raise the profile of the HR profession and the CIPD in Scotland.
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Meet the team
What we do
Establishing a CIPD Voice
We are establishing the voice of CIPD in Scotland, for Scotland.
We are working closely with our network of members, volunteers and stakeholders to develop the profession and champion better work and working lives.
We are building partnerships with organisations to strengthen HR capability encouraging workplace development, investment in skills, and building high-performance workplaces.
Engaging on policy
We are engaging on the policy agenda and regional specific issues to put CIPD’s vision of 'championing better work and working lives' at the heart of the HR, business and policy conversation. Find out how we are influencing public policy.
We are organising conferences, events and networks to help individuals gain insights, engage with experts, and network with your peers, as well as continuing your professional development.
Building a community
We are building a local community for HR and L&D Professionals in Northern Ireland to engage, share learning, experiences and expertise at all career levels.
CIPD Scotland Highlights 2019/20
Conferences and events
In light of the COVID-19 outbreak and keeping the health, well-being and safety of our community in mind we have made the difficult decision to suspend all face to face events until further notice. However, over the coming months, we have a great variety of online events, webinars and networking opportunities.
CIPD Scotland Annual Conference 2021 - Partnership opportunities
The CIPD Annual Scottish Conference is the leading event for people professionals in Scotland. Like most large events planned for the first half of 2021, our annual Scottish conference will take place online, allowing delegates the opportunity to hear from inspirational speakers, network with like-minded professionals, and find out about a range of event partners from the comfort of their place of work, whether they are home-based or working from the office.
We are giving a limited number of event partners the opportunity to promote your expertise, showcase what you are doing to support the HR and L&D community in Scotland. Click below to download the Event Partnership Opportunities Brochure.
OnlineJoin us alongside hundreds of students and early-career professionals from across the UK and Ireland to hear our expert line-up address some of the big and emerging workplace themes, including L&D, inclusion and diversity, and responsible practice
OnlineJoin us online, where our CIPD experts and leading organisations will be exploring how businesses have been forced to adapt, react, and implement some of the most radical changes amid socio-economic disruption of the past year
Specialist Networks and Forums
If you have an interest in being involved in one of our specialist networks or forums then please reach out to the Scotland team at firstname.lastname@example.org to express your interest and we will be in touch.
Resources and insights
Access CIPD research that provides insight into the labour market and working lives of those living in Scotland.
Connect with your local branch
Please note: Due to the current coronavirus situation, we have made the decision to postpone or cancel all face to face branch events until the end of June 2020. Some branches will deliver sessions via virtual means and we ask you to check with the individual branch directly regarding their programme of events. Thank you for your support at this time.
Attend local events and professional networks where you can collaborate and learn
Collaborate and learn at local events and professional networks
Network, collaborate and share ideas with your HR and L&D peers
Network with peers and discuss best practices in the world of HR and L&D at events near you
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