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#YLSAwards 2022

It’s back! After the year that never was, we’re delighted to be able to announce that nominations for the 2022 National Youth Work Awards are now open!

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YouthLink Scotland calls for prominent role for youth work in Scotland's Education Recovery Action Plan

PUBLISHED: Tue, 02 Nov 2021

YouthLink Scotland has made key recommendations to the action plan, to make sure youth work is recognised and is funded as an integral and ongoing part of education recovery for our young people.

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YouthLink Scotland Annual Report 2020-21

PUBLISHED: Tue, 30 Nov 2021

Read about the highlights and achievements throughout an incredibly challenging year for the sector in our 2020-21 Annual Report.

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YouthLink Scotland and the Children and Young People’s Commissioner issue joint call over lack of access to Youth Work Services

PUBLISHED: Tue, 14 Dec 2021

YouthLink Scotland has released the latest survey of the youth work sector, detailing the ongoing lack of access to facilities the sector faces to deliver essential services and support.

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Against all the odds … youth work!

PUBLISHED: Mon, 13 Dec 2021

As we approach the end of the year, Tim Frew, CEO - YouthLink Scotland says a big massive thank you to all youth workers for everything they do to provide high quality youth work experiences.

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Free Bus Travel for Under-22s

PUBLISHED: Thu, 13 Jan 2022

Young people can apply for a new or replacement National Entitlement Card (NEC) or Young Scot NEC to access the Young Persons’ Free Bus Travel Scheme.

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Covid-19 Sector Update

PUBLISHED: Thu, 23 Dec 2021

Everything you need to know about the changes that affect youth work delivery. Updated advice from the Scottish Government effective from the 26th and 27th December.

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Scottish Wildlife Trust Young Leaders

PUBLISHED: Mon, 20 Dec 2021

The Scottish Wildlife Trust has 5 vacancies within the Young Leader team. This network is all about helping to involve the views of young people across the work of the Trust. Apply by 5 January.

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Updated advice for youth workers regarding Omicron variant in Scotland

PUBLISHED: Mon, 20 Dec 2021

Get up to speed with the latest Scottish Government advice for service delivery in Scotland in light of the Omicron variant.

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Funding

Funding

Aviva Community Fund

The Aviva Community Fund offers funding to voluntary and community organisations for projects that will make a real difference to local communities. Deadline: 1 February 2022.

Funding

The Weir Charitable Trust

The Trust aims to support small community groups of charities with an income of £125,000 or less per annum based in Scotland and providing services across Scotland. Deadline: 25 February 2022.

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Vacancies

LGBT Youth Scotland

Education Manager

LOCATION: Hybrid working with Glasgow or Edinburgh office base
POSTED: Wed, 15 Dec 2021
CLOSING: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 16:00

This is a fantastic opportunity to be at the forefront of an innovative programme that is creating positive change in Inclusive Education.

Scottish Youth Parliament

UNCRC Participation Manager

LOCATION: Edinburgh (currently working from home due to COVID 19 Pandemic)
POSTED: Mon, 13 Dec 2021
CLOSING: Tue, 11 Jan 2022 12:00

Develop SYP's offer to Scottish Government, Non-Departmental Public Bodies and other statutory bodies in supporting the meaningful participation of young people in decision making in a youth led way.

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