Young Scot Enterprise
Young Scot Enterprise

Charity registered in Scotland SC029757

We are the national youth information and citizenship agency. Our mission is to provide young people aged 11 - 25 with relevant, trusted and meaningful information and opportunities to help them make the most of their lives. We have over half a million Young Scot cardholders and communicate with our audience through a variety of dynamic channels – digital platforms, social media, marketing collateral, magazines and youth engagement.

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Digital Content Assistant

  • Full time
  • £18,362 – £20,110
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 24th June 2020

The Digital Content Assistant will support the Digital Content Editor to enhance Young Scot’s digital information and social media services through the development of digital and social media information content. Your work will help to ensure that young people across Scotland have access to the best, accurate, most relevant and timely information they need to make informed decisions and fulfil their potential.

You will work alongside colleagues in the digital information team and together will optimise content for a range of social media channels, including, Snapchat, Instagram, YouTube, Twitter, TikTok and Facebook.

About Young Scot

Young Scot is the national youth information and citizenship charity for 11-26 year olds in Scotland. We provide young people with information, ideas and opportunities to help them make informed decisions and choices, helping them to navigate the challenges they face as they grow up, particularly during times of transition.

Young people are at the heart of everything we do, taking a lead role in designing and shaping our services. We are collaborative in our approach, working with cross-sector partners who share our values and belief in young people. This joined-up approach ensures we deliver the best value, including targeted and bespoke services where appropriate, whilst meeting the needs of the young people we serve.

To find out more about who we are and what we do, visit

Our digital information and membership platform for young people is at

This vacancy has now closed

Compliance & Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,903 – £28,690
  • Home working until further notice. Generally based in Edinburgh (with regular travel).
  • Closing 17th July 2020

Our Young Scot Compliance & Development Officer will play a key role in progressing uptake of the Young Scot National Entitlement Card (YSNEC) for young people aged 11-26 in Scotland. You will provide all 32 Local Authorities with support for YSNEC application processes, undertake audits, develop processes, provide advice and monitor compliance. This role will also provide YSNEC communications support around the promotion of the YSNEC and Proof of Age Standards Scheme (PASS) in Scotland.

Working closely with the Smart Services Director, your work will involve supporting and developing the Proof of Age Standards Scheme (PASS) and supporting emerging programmes of work to provide young people verified access to targeted/age-restricted entitlements and services, providing choice and parity of access to young people through the YSNEC.

Partnership working is at the core of how we work at Young Scot and the YSNEC is very much based on partnerships – you will regularly collaborate with a variety of stakeholders. As such, you should have extensive experience of working in collaboration with both internal stakeholders and external partners.