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Youth Engagement Officer

  • Full time
  • £27,450
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th June 2022

  • Advertised from 7th June 2022
  • 21-month fixed term until March 2024. 21-month fixed term until March 2024. Applications for secondment are welcomed).


Capital City Partnership is delighted to share this exciting job opportunity with all partnership agencies (applications for secondment are welcomed).

Capital City Partnership (CCP) is an arm’s length company of the City of Edinburgh Council and is tasked with the operational development, management and support of local and regional employability and poverty reduction measures.

Funded by National Lottery Young Start, the Youth Engagement Officer will play an integral role in shaping and developing the pioneering Whole Family Equality Project (WFEP), ensuring that the joined-up support is offered to those from minority ethnic backgrounds who are affected by poverty and disadvantage.

The Youth Engagement Officer role will be an exciting and varied role: including engagement with young people, families and communities, participation in our Citizen’s panel, multi-agency working with delivery partners, and contribution to shaping the evolving Joined Up for Families strategy with the aspiration to lift ethnic minority families out of poverty.

For details, please find the attached Job Description. We are keen to hear from organisations who have staff that would be interested in a secondment opportunity and welcome the chance to work with voluntary and community-based organisations in partnership. Should you require further information, please contact Ying Zhang, Strategy and Development Manager on 07513 233614 or .

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Closing date: 30th June 2022

Interviews to be held 7th July 2022

CCP actively encourage applications from people with Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic backgrounds