This vacancy has now closed

Young Friends of the Earth Scotland Network Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £24,425 – £30,538 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 12th November 2018

  • Advertised from 17th October 2018
  • 2 or 3 days per week
  • You will receive 28 days annual leave plus 11 days of statutory holidays, pro rata. As of April 2017 Friends of the Earth Scotland operates workplace pension scheme with NEST. FoES pension benefits exceed auto-enrolment benefit.


Young Friends of the Earth Scotland (YFoES) is seeking a Network Coordinator, to support a growing, grassroots network of young activists, working on environmental and social justice issues. The Network Coordinator will run national and local capacity building events, enable youth involvement in relevant campaigns and facilitate communication between young activists and groups.

YFoES is hosted by Friends of the Earth Scotland, Scotland’s leading environmental campaigning organisation. YFoES is also an active member of Young Friends of the Earth Europe and the Network Coordinator will participate in international events and projects.

The position will be based in Friends of the Earth Scotland office in Edinburgh. It will be 2 or 3 days a week, to be decided with the successful candidate.

Application notes

Closing Date: 12th November 2018, 12:00 noon

Interview Date: 20th November 2018

Starting Date: January 2019

Friends of the Earth Scotland strives to apply equal opportunities principles both in its recruitment and in its work. We oppose all forms of unlawful or lawful discrimination on the grounds of colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, gender, gender identity, sexuality, marital status, religion, age or disability.

We particularly encourage applications from communities underrepresented in the environmental justice movement, such as black and minority ethnic communities, disabled people, and those from working class or low-income backgrounds.

If you feel inspired by the position and feel you have something to bring to the role, please send the completed application form by email.

Please send your application form to by 12:00 noon 12.11.2018.

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