Together - Scottish Alliance for Children's Rights
Together - Scottish Alliance for Children's Rights

Charity registered in Scotland SC029403

Together (Scottish Alliance for Children’s Rights) is an alliance of charities that work towards all children in Scotland being able to enjoy their rights according to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

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Development Manager (UNCRC implementation)

  • Full time
  • £30,746
  • Temporarily remote - otherwise central Edinburgh
  • Closing 28th April 2021

The Development Manager (UNCRC Implementation) will contribute to Together’s mission to inspire and enable everyone in Scotland to put children and young people’s human rights at the heart of everything they do in line with the Strategic Plan.

The role will build on Together’s work to date to develop and build on our reputation as a hub of expertise on children’s human rights. This will involve working with the Director, Trustees and Together team to develop and deliver a UNCRC Implementation Strategy that will:

  • Build the capacity of Together’s members to raise public and professional awareness and understanding of children and young people’s human rights.
  • Influence and build the capacity of our members and duty bearers to inform policy and direct practice.
  • Develop and test innovative ideas to lead best practice in implementing children and young people’s human rights, doing this in ways which are proactive, agile and seize new opportunities.

Throughout the role, the post-holder will be expected to involve Together’s membership – including children and young people – whenever possible and appropriate.