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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

Training

Talking Prejudice

START: Wed, 08 May 2019 10:00
END: Wed, 08 May 2019 16:00

An event for youth workers and other practitioners working in diverse communities to hear from other professionals about the tools and services available to address hate crime and prejudice.

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Seminar

What on Earth is Digital Youth Work?

START: Mon, 13 May 2019 10:00
END: Mon, 13 May 2019 15:00

Training materials in Digital Youth Work will be launched, offering resources, ideas and workshop plans to help develop your own digital youth work practice.

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YouthLink Scotland News

News

Collaborating to help close the attainment gap

PUBLISHED: Wed, 24 Apr 2019

New Youth Work and Schools Partnership programme will offer young people the opportunity to develop relationships with trusted adults and provide learning opportunities outwith the home and school.

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News

Applications are open for 2019 #IWill Ambassadors!

PUBLISHED: Wed, 24 Apr 2019

Do you know a young person aged between 10-20 years old who is making a difference in their community, society or environment?

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Latest news

News

Volunteering for All: National framework

PUBLISHED: Thu, 25 Apr 2019

This Framework was developed over 2018 by the Scottish Government with partners from the volunteer and community sector, local government, NHS, academics, social researchers and with volunteers.

News

Future Girl: Biggest ever girls' manifesto launched by Girlguiding

PUBLISHED: Thu, 25 Apr 2019

Future Girl sets out the future that girls want in five key topics. Girlguiding will now work with girls all over the UK to make this future a reality.

News

60 seconds with… Dona Milne, Chair of the Youth Work Research Group for YouthLink Scotland

PUBLISHED: Thu, 25 Apr 2019

Read an article on the links between youth work and safer communities in a recent SCSN newsletter.

Blog

Why should you apply to be an #IWill Ambassador?

PUBLISHED: Wed, 24 Apr 2019

Lisa Noble, #IWill Ambassador, blogs on her reasons for joining the campaign and highlights why other young people in Scotland should also get involved by applying to be a 2019 #IWill Ambassador.

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Twitter

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Tonight’s awesome co-hosts of #FMQTNextGeneration are: ➡️ @RazannahHussain who is an #iwill Ambassador:… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

6:00PM - 25 Apr 2019

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⏰ It's time! Head over to our Facebook page (buff.ly/2IUnhS9) or @cisweb YouTube channel (… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

6:00PM - 25 Apr 2019

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⏰ It's time! Head over to our Facebook page (facebook.com/YouthLinkScotl…) or @cisweb YouTube channel (… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

6:00PM - 25 Apr 2019

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Funding

Funding

The Dulverton Trust

The Trust supports charities to intervene in different aspects of youth disadvantage such as homelessness, character building, mentoring and employability skills.

Funding

The Robertson Trust

The Robertson Trust is an independent Scottish grant-making trust which exists to provide funding to third sector organisations in Scotland through its Open Grants awards.

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Vacancies

Hot Chocolate Trust

Senior Youth Worker

LOCATION: Dundee
POSTED: Mon, 08 Apr 2019
CLOSING: Fri, 03 May 2019 13:00

Lead a youth work team committed to creative, relational, innovative youth work. Bring your experience, skills and training to develop our team, our practice and young people in Dundee.

LGBT Youth Scotland

Chief Executive

LOCATION: Glasgow or Edinburgh
POSTED: Tue, 16 Apr 2019
CLOSING: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 12:00

Opportunity for a visionary leader with bold ambition to make Scotland the best country in the world to grow up being LGBTI.

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