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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

Conference

National Youth Work Conference 2018

START: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 09:00
END: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 16:30

In Scotland’s first ever Year of Young People, our 2018 National Youth Work Conference will take place on 20 November in Glasgow. This year, our focus will be on young people’s participation.

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Network

NKBL Network Event - Prevention & Education

START: Thu, 01 Nov 2018 09:45
END: Thu, 01 Nov 2018 15:00

The No Knives, Better Lives network is an opportunity for partners from across Scotland to come together and discuss violence prevention and intervention and No Knives, Better Lives.

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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.

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Blog

Digitally Agile? More like Digitally Fragile.

PUBLISHED: Wed, 17 Oct 2018

Sarah Robertson shares her digital journey with you this Get Online Week and encourages you to think about trying one new thing to start or develop your own digital journey.

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Blog

Get involved in Youth Work Week!

PUBLISHED: Wed, 17 Oct 2018

Youth Work Week runs from 5th - 11th November and this year the theme is 'this is youth work'. How will you get involved?

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News

Over 3,000 registered so far for the Wee Sleep Out

PUBLISHED: Tue, 16 Oct 2018

The Wee Sleep Out is calling on young people between 8 and 16 years old to organise their very own Wee Sleep Outs on Friday 9 November, supported by teachers, youth leaders, parents and guardians.

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Call 20: Deliver a workforce that works for children

PUBLISHED: Tue, 16 Oct 2018

We've been working with Children in Scotland on their #25Calls campaign which shares Scotland’s hopes and ambitions for future generations and achieving real change. Take a look at our joint call.

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Twitter

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Is your youth group registered for the wee sleep out? Join over 3000 people who have registered and are taking a st… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

9:38AM - 18 Oct 2018

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Know a young person who would love to be a digital detective🕵? Or who wants to create the perfect sports team? ⚽️ D…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…m

7:17AM - 18 Oct 2018

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How do you engage young people in local issues? 🤔 Come along to our National Youth Work Conference to hear from…twitter.com/i/web/status/1…b

8:50PM - 17 Oct 2018

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Funding

Funding

Big Lottery Fund Scotland: Young Start Fund

Young Start aims to create opportunities for children and young people aged eight to 24 across Scotland to help them realise their potential.

Funding

The Prince's Trust Development Awards

Cash grants of up to £300 for course fees, equipment and work clothing to help young people move into education, training or employment.

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Vacancies

YouthLink Scotland

Youth Work and Schools Partnerships Impact Officer

LOCATION: Edinburgh
POSTED: Tue, 02 Oct 2018
CLOSING: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 17:00

The Impact Officer will support the development of a new capacity-building initiative to strengthen youth work and schools partnerships, as part of the Scottish Attainment Challenge.

Helm

Fundraising Officer

LOCATION: Dundee
POSTED: Tue, 16 Oct 2018
CLOSING: Mon, 05 Nov 2018 17:00

A great opportunity to grow your fundraising skills, become part of Helm’s senior team and play a significant role in transforming young lives.

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