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Youth work changes lives

YouthLink Scotland is the national agency for youth work, representing more than 100 youth work organisations across Scotland.

We champion the role and value of the youth work sector, challenging government at national and local levels to invest in your development.

Events

News

National Youth Work Conference 2018: Call for Interactive Sessions

PUBLISHED: Wed, 25 Apr 2018

In Scotland’s first ever Year of Young People, our 2018 National Youth Work Conference will focus on young people’s participation. We are currently looking for best practice interactive sessions...

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YouthLink Scotland Policy Seminar Series 2018

PUBLISHED: Mon, 14 May 2018

We are holding the first Policy Seminar Series this autumn - an opportunity for youth work practitioners, policy makers, academics, and other interested stakeholders to come together.

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Consultations

News

Rural youth encouraged to have their say about change they want to see

PUBLISHED: Mon, 09 Apr 2018

Young people living, working or studying in rural places are being invited to have their say about what they need, want and are lacking in their local communities.

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Consultation

Protection of Vulnerable Groups and the Disclosure of Criminal Information

  • Status: Open
  • Deadline: Wed, 18 Jul 2018

The aim of this consultation is for respondents to focus on what changes are required to make disclosure of criminal convictions fit for the 21st century.

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Latest news

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The Youth Work Briefing and GDPR

PUBLISHED: Thu, 17 May 2018

On 25 May, GDPR comes into effect, giving you more rights - including the ability to amend or withdraw how we use your data - opt-in to continue receiving the Youth Work Briefing now!

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PROCESSIONS

PUBLISHED: Thu, 17 May 2018

A mass participation artwork to mark the centenary of the Representation of the People Act, which gave the first British women the right to vote.

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Awards Network News and Information Update - May 2018

PUBLISHED: Wed, 16 May 2018

The latest Awards Network News and Information Update, for and about the Awards Network and its Members is now available!

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Winter Festivals, Fair Saturday and Year of Young People 2018 Grants Programmes Now Open

PUBLISHED: Tue, 15 May 2018

BEMIS in collaboration with the Scottish Government is delighted to continue the themed years programme and invite multicultural communities across Scotland to join the celebration of the YOYP...

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Funding

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Funding

Year of Young People National Lottery Fund

Year of Young People National Lottery Fund launched to inspire young people to lead active lives and encourage positive mental health. Deadline: 18 June 2018.

Funding

National Voluntary Youth Organisations Support Fund

This Fund supports national voluntary youth work organisations that are involved in the management and delivery of youth work across Scotland. Deadline: 1 June 2018.

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Vacancies

Ocean Youth Trust Scotland

Head of Fundraising

LOCATION: Greenock
POSTED: Tue, 15 May 2018
CLOSING: Mon, 11 Jun 2018 12:00

A hands-on fundraising leadership role, working with an enthusiastic and collaborative team of staff and volunteers across all streams of fundraising income.

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Project Worker 2 (Polmont)

LOCATION: Polmont HMPYOI
POSTED: Thu, 17 May 2018
CLOSING: Wed, 30 May 2018 17:00

A vacancy has arisen for a skilled, experienced Project Worker 2 who can demonstrate a commitment to providing high quality services to vulnerable young people and deliver innovative youth work...

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