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Youth Participation Worker

  • Part time
  • £23,500 pro-rata
  • Home-based with service delivery across Central Scotland.
  • Closing 6th February 2023

  • Advertised from 4th January 2023
  • 21 hours per week


Enable children and young people to realise their potential and thrive

Deliver life-changing experiences which develop new skills, build confidence, and forge friendships through a sense of belonging, shared experiences, and collective purpose.

Work directly with children and young people to co-produce impactful projects, services, and campaigns that amplify lived experience, transform attitudes and lead toward meaningful change for over 12,500 peers across Scotland.

Some of the essentials we are looking for in candidates

You will need to hold a relevant qualification to a minimum standard of HNC/SVQ 3 (SCQF level 7) in a discipline that is related to working with children and young people or possess equivalent work experience.

You will also need a minimum of two years experience working in youth work, community or education settings, as well as demonstrate knowledge of co-production, child protection and participatory decision-making and much more.

Application notes

Download our full job/person description for further details.

Please submit your CV and cover letter (no more than 1000 words) to by 9am on Monday 06 February 2023.

Please title your cover letter – Name /Youth Participation Worker (Central Scotland) Cover Letter.

Interviews are anticipated to commence w/c Monday 20 February and 27 February 2023.

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact