Youth Scotland Youth Worker

We are looking for a youth worker to help deliver some exciting programmes in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Forth Valley this year.

A group of young people and youth workers cheer and throw coloured dust into the air

Youth Worker

(Ref: YS/24)

  • Full-time 35 hours per week
  • Salary: £26,596 to £28,317 per year (Scale points 25-27)
  • Based in Edinburgh (with some flexibility)
  • Fixed Term contract to 31 December 2024. Continuation will be subject to funding.

Youth Scotland, Scotland’s national charity for the support and delivery of community-based youth work, would love you to come and join our dynamic team!

Youth Scotland supports over 2,000 youth groups across the country, which provide youth work opportunities for over 97,000 young people. These young people are supported by over 10,700 youth workers and volunteers.

This role will suit a youth worker who is passionate about engaging and inspiring young people and supporting them to make progress in life, training and employment. If this is you then we want to hear from you!

The closing date for applications is Monday 26 February 2024 at 12 noon.

Interviews will be held in Edinburgh on Thursday 29 February 2024.

See below for the full job description, person spec and job pack.

Email: to discuss any aspect of the post.

Youth Scotland Job Pack Downloads

Job Description - Youth Worker YW/24
PDF, 210 KB
Person Spec - Youth Worker YW/24
PDF, 645 KB
Youth Scotland Job Pack - Youth Worker YW/24