Capacity Building Manager

  • Full time
  • £32,561 – £35,024
  • Hybrid: Hybrid working, a combination of working from home, our offices, local travel and regular travel to other parts of Scotland.
  • Closing 22nd July 2024

  • Advertised from 26th June 2024
  • 37 hours per week (part time hours as low as 30 hours a week will be considered) Permanent.


We are looking for a dynamic and experienced manager who is passionate about making a difference to the lives of LGBTQ+ young people and is committed to doing that through this strategic role.

As Capacity Building Manager, you will have an important role in developing the LGBT Charter as an invaluable inclusion programme supporting young people across Scotland, ensuring that the places where LGBTQ+ young people work, access services and learn are inclusive and welcoming. You will be responsible for a team who develop and deliver the Charter Programme and it’s aligned training packages whilst having a strategic goal of building partnerships and networks across Scotland.

This is an exciting role as we look to grow the LGBT Charter programme over the next 5 years; supporting young people to access inclusive education, services and workplaces.

We are looking for an individual who fits with the values of LGBT Youth Scotland, building strong relationships and partnerships both internally and externally, developing the LGBT Charter which is integral to our mission and vision. You will have strong organisational and communication skills as well as knowledge and experience in delivering and growing a commercial inclusion programme.

Your employment will be confirmed after successful interview and any necessary checks including a basic disclosure, references, and your right to work in the UK. The Charity will complete these checks with you

If you feel you have the relevant experience and can meet the essential criterial in the job role, we would love to hear from you. We always welcome applications that clearly demonstrate the skills and criteria we need, whether that be in a professional or volunteer capacity.

We also appreciate that the best person for the job might not have all the essential and desirable criteria, so if you are unsure whether your skills and experience fit the specification, please contact for an informal conversation prior to applying.

Application notes

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Closing Date: Monday the 22nd of July 2024 at 12pm

Interview Date: 29th July 2024 and/or 1st August 2024