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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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All the tools youth workers need to help young climate activists save the world

PUBLISHED: Fri, 01 Oct 2021

Meet Naomi Dixon, our new COP26 Development Officer Project Coordinator, and the architect of a new online platform designed to help youth workers galvanise Scotland's burgeoning army.

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Access to facilities survey

PUBLISHED: Wed, 13 Oct 2021

We are asking the youth work sector about the challenges and barriers they currently face in delivering indoor, digital, detached and outdoor youth work. Survey closes 29 October.

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Link Magazine - Youth work's role for people and planet

PUBLISHED: Mon, 04 Oct 2021

This edition of our sector magazine brings together international, national and local practice and reflections on the reality of climate change, from a youth work perspective.

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National Youth Work Awards 2022 nominations are now open!

PUBLISHED: Mon, 27 Sep 2021

Give your youth work heroes the recognition they deserve by nominating them for a National Youth Work Award! The deadline for nominations is 5pm on 12 November 2021.

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European opportunities

PUBLISHED: Wed, 20 Oct 2021

Find out what Europe has to offer in online training activities in the field of youth and non-formal education…

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COP26 Youth Hub

PUBLISHED: Wed, 20 Oct 2021

A space for workshops and skill sharing, but also for rest and relaxation during a time when climate burnout, fatigue and anxiety are likely to be rife.

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Minister meets COP26 Co-Design Group to discuss involvement in historic summit

PUBLISHED: Wed, 20 Oct 2021

Minister for Children and Young People Clare Haughey met with the grouping of young people to discuss key issues ahead of COP26.

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Download our COP26 guide for youth workers and young people!

PUBLISHED: Wed, 20 Oct 2021

Get to grips with COP26 using our handy guide, full of explainers, activism opportunities and key resources to help you get involved.

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Funding

Funding

Better Breaks

Better Breaks provides grants to organisations to develop responsive and creative short break opportunities for disabled children and young people, and their families. Deadline: 18 November 2021.

Funding

Together for Our Planet

National Lottery funding of £1,000 to £10,000 is available to voluntary or community organisations to support climate action projects in communities across the UK. Deadline: 18 November 2021.

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Vacancies

YouthLink Scotland

Digital Content Officer

LOCATION: The post will be part home-based and part-based at the YouthLink Scotland offices in Edinburgh.
POSTED: Tue, 12 Oct 2021
CLOSING: Sun, 31 Oct 2021 00:00

YouthLink Scotland has an exciting opportunity for a part-time Digital Content Officer to join the Communications and Public Affairs team.

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Chief Executive

LOCATION: This position is based in Edinburgh office pending Covid-19 restrictions
POSTED: Tue, 12 Oct 2021
CLOSING: Wed, 10 Nov 2021 12:00

The Chief Executive will be responsible for the leadership, management and direction of the organisation’s business, in conjunction with the Board of Trustees and the Senior Management Team.

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