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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

Network

Members Network: December 2018

START: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 09:30
END: Thu, 06 Dec 2018 13:30

Join us in Edinburgh for our Members Network exploring Reflections and Celebrations of Youth Work in the Year of Young People.

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Network

Comms Network

START: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:30
END: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 18:30

This network is for communications, marketing and digital professionals from member and partner organisations and meets quarterly for training, campaign planning and to share best practice.

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YouthLink Scotland News

News

YouthLink Scotland welcomes new Chief Executive

PUBLISHED: Thu, 04 Oct 2018

YouthLink Scotland is delighted to announce that the current depute Chief Executive, Tim Frew, has been appointed as the organisation’s new Chief Executive Officer.

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Information

National Youth Work Awards

PUBLISHED: Wed, 10 Oct 2018

Who will you nominate for an award in this year's National Youth Work Awards? There are 15 categories to choose from and you have until 26th November to get your nomination in.

Latest news

Blog

#iWillWeek: the impact of volunteering

PUBLISHED: Fri, 16 Nov 2018

This #iwillWeek Pauline Wilson, Volunteer Support Officer at Young Movers or YoMo, has shared how the organisation empowers young people through volunteering.

Blog

#iWillWeek: Generation Volunteer

PUBLISHED: Fri, 16 Nov 2018

Zara from ProjectScotland blogs for us this #iWillWeek about young people and volunteering and Youth VIP. What's that? Find out in the blog...

Blog

#iWillWeek: how young people inspire Philip from Police Scotland Youth volunteers

PUBLISHED: Thu, 15 Nov 2018

Philip is an adult volunteer for Police Scotland Youth Volunteers and this #iwillWeek he is sharing his experiences of working with young volunteers and the difference they make in the community.

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#iWillWeek: "Volunteering has always been and will be a huge part of my life."

PUBLISHED: Thu, 15 Nov 2018

Aqeel, MSYP, shares why volunteering is important to him this #iWillWeek.

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Twitter

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Know an organisation that is doing awesome #DigitalYouthWork? Are you one of them? Get nomination in the National Y… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

12:35PM - 17 Nov 2018

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We have signed up as a #SaferInternetDay19 supporter! If you're planning on getting involved whether through runnin… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

10:38AM - 17 Nov 2018

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Has all of the #iwillweek content inspired you? Take a look at this opportunity to join our team as the National De… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

8:17AM - 17 Nov 2018

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Funding

Funding

CashBack for Communities Youth Work Fund 2019-2020

This programme is administered by YouthLink Scotland to support the Scottish Government’s aim of tackling inequalities by focusing more on young people from deprived areas. Deadline: 7 December 2018.

Funding

BBC Children in Need Small Grants

BBC Children in Need's focus is firmly on those children and young people who are experiencing disadvantage. Next deadline for small grants is 2 December 2018.

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Vacancies

YouthLink Scotland

#iWill National Development Officer

LOCATION: Edinburgh
POSTED: Wed, 07 Nov 2018
CLOSING: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 17:00

We are looking to appoint a National Development Officer to drive forward the #iwill campaign in Scotland to help create quality youth volunteering and social action opportunities.

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Awards Admin Assistant

LOCATION: Edinburgh
POSTED: Mon, 12 Nov 2018
CLOSING: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 12:00

To support all aspects of the administration and operations of Youth Scotland’s Awards programme which accredits the achievements of young people with 10,000 awards each year.

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