LGBT Youth Scotland
LGBT Youth Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC024047

Scotland’s largest youth & community-based lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) charity.

Current vacancies

Forth Valley Youth Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Based in Stirling with occasional national travel
  • Closing 29th July 2019

We are looking for an experienced youth worker to support the delivery of our LGBT youth groups, and to lead LGBT workshops across the youth work sector in Forth Valley. Do you have a good understanding of LGBT identities and inclusion, youth participation & community engagement? Are you creative in the design and delivery of programmes? Can you provide goal orientated support for young people? Training is provided and additional hours to be involved in other opportunities may be available (funding dependent).

Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Education Capacity Building Officer

  • Full time
  • £24,173 – £26,762
  • Edinburgh or Glasgow
  • Closing 1st February 2019

Are you passionate about improving the lives of LGBTI young people in Scotland? Do you have experience of delivering training? Do you have a background in education or experience of working with schools? Are you a great communicator and skilled in developing partnerships? If yes then submit your application today! We are looking for a new Education Capacity Building Officer to join our National Programmes Team who will be responsible for supporting innovation and improved practice in LGBTI inclusive education. The post will be based in Edinburgh or Glasgow with travel expected across Scotland.

This vacancy has now closed

Top job! Chief Executive

  • Full time
  • Circa £60,000
  • Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Closing 29th April 2019

This is a fantastic opportunity for a visionary leader with bold ambition to make Scotland the best country in the world to grow up being LGBTI. LGBT Youth Scotland are seeking a CEO with a track record of creating alternative income streams, and significantly grow overall income.


LGBT Youth Scotland is the largest youth and community-based organisation for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people in Scotland. The organisations vision is that Scotland is the best place to grow up for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex young people. The mission is to play a leading role in the provision of quality youth work to LGBTI young people that promotes their health and wellbeing, and to be a valued and influential partner in LGBTI equality and human rights.

Job Purpose

To lead a professional charitable organisation in the delivery of its mission to play a leading role in the provision of quality youth work to LGBTi young people that promotes their health and wellbeing.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintaining and enhancing a reputation for quality service;
  • Driving income growth in a challenging funding environment;
  • Expanding the impact of work into new areas;
  • Taking the public profile to the next level.

There is an attractive and competitive reward package, including:

  • 37 days annual leave, including public holidays, mandatory take two weeks over Christmas and New Year
  • On reaching 3 years’ service additional 2 days holiday
  • The ability to use ‘work from anywhere’ technology
  • Excellent professional development support
  • Pension Scheme

Further information – Alan Surgeon at AWS Recruitment 0131 344 4646 /

This vacancy has now closed

Programmes Manager

  • Full time
  • £27,576 – £30,037
  • Glasgow or Edinburgh
  • Closing 15th May 2019

Do you have experience of effectively managing multiple projects? Do you enjoy managing people and working as a team to achieve shared outcomes? Do you have an eye for overseeing processes and systems? If so, then we invite you to apply for this role.