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Youth Ambassadors Lead

  • Part time
  • £23,000 pro-rata
  • Glasgow and Edinburgh
  • Closing 19th May 2021

  • Advertised from 4th May 2021
  • 3 days per week


The Youth Ambassadors Lead is responsible for the development and delivery of the IYS Youth Ambassadors project, an annual activist training and changemaking programme for Black and People of Colour (BPoC) young people. The Lead will steward the personal development of 15-20 young people per year, support their efforts to create change on issues they care about, and facilitate their consultation on core themes of IYS' advocacy. The Lead will be an integral part of Advocacy & Partnerships team, ensuring effective communication between Ambassadors and IYS, oriented towards ensuring that IYS' advocacy remains ambitious and youth-led. This will require close communication with the rest of the Advocacy & Partnerships team, as well as understanding of and interaction with all other IYS teams.

Application notes

Applications to be emailed to

Closing date: 19th May 2021