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Communications and Participation Officer – Grade 4

  • Full time
  • £32,709
  • Based in Edinburgh with travel across the country
  • Closing 22nd March 2019

  • Advertised from 4th March 2019
  • 37 hours per week


Are you passionate about children’s human rights? Do you want to use communications skills and your experience of meaningful engagement with children to build partnerships that make a real impact? Then we want you to join us as Communications and Participation Officer working to promote and safeguard the rights of children and young people in Scotland.

This role is about influencing meaningful change with key stakeholders, supporting us to work directly with children and young people. You will be raising awareness of rights so that we can successfully develop a culture of children’s human rights in Scotland.

We are a dedicated team who bring a variety of skills and talents to influence and drive progress within children’s human rights. We work to our shared values of bravery, independence, leadership, participation and respect so that we can be the fierce champions of rights that children and young people need us to be.

You’ll bring your energy, ideas and sound judgement to communicating of children’s human rights with a wide range of audiences. You’ll have strong experience in media relations and effective storytelling that respects the views and experiences of children and young people. You’ll understand how to engage with children and young

people by putting together creative and innovative projects which empower them to influence change.

Application notes

To find our more, and/or to apply, please download the documents below.

All applications are welcomed and must be submitted before closing on at midday on 22nd March 2019.

Interviews will take place on 8th or 9th of April 2019.