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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

Hacked off! Why we need strong passwords

START: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 10:30
END: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 14:30

Come join us as we celebrate Cyber Scotland Week and the launch of new Safe, Secure and Empowered resources.

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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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YouthLink Scotland News

Information

National Youth Work Awards

PUBLISHED: Wed, 10 Oct 2018

Meet the winners of the 2019 National Youth Work Awards! There were 200 nominations, 15 categories and 45 finalists...find out more.

News

Youth workers say community relations negatively impacted since EU Referendum

PUBLISHED: Wed, 06 Mar 2019

A report by YouthLink Scotland and Youth Scotland shows youth workers have witnessed a negative impact on community relations since the EU Referendum in June 2016.

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Latest news

News

Talking Prejudice : An event for youth workers on 8 May in Aberdeen

PUBLISHED: Wed, 17 Apr 2019

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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News

CELCIS Online Courses

PUBLISHED: Wed, 17 Apr 2019

Find out more about two new training opportunities from CELCIS - 'Caring for Vulnerable Children' and 'Caring for Children Moving Alone: Protecting Unaccompanied and Separated Children'.

News

Digital app to support children in care

PUBLISHED: Wed, 17 Apr 2019

Action for Children invests in pioneering technology to help UK children in the care system to express their feelings.

News

Young Trustee Recruitment

PUBLISHED: Wed, 17 Apr 2019

International Voluntary Service has recently developed a new vacancy board for organisations looking to recruit young trustees.

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Twitter

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Did you know our website has a toolkit all about the Youth Work Outcomes? Including downloadable resources, podcast… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

2:36PM - 20 Apr 2019

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How can youth work contribute to positive mental health and wellbeing with young people in Scotland? Emily, who wil… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

11:35AM - 20 Apr 2019

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We are sure that the children & young people joining the #FMQTNextGeneration audience can’t wait until Tuesday …the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

9:38AM - 20 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

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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Stakeholder Communications Manager

LOCATION: Edinburgh
POSTED: Wed, 10 Apr 2019
CLOSING: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 12:00

Responsible for the development, design and implantation of Young Scot's ambitions and proactive Communications Strategy which forms a key part of the strategic development of the organisation.

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