Volunteer Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £28,110 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 27th June 2022

  • Advertised from 9th May 2022
  • 24 hours per week, Salary: £19275. Fixed Term for 1 year from June 2022 (with the likelihood of extension if other funding secured).


PYCP provides a range of open access activities for children and young people aged 5 to 18 years, as well as targeted programmes including primary to secondary transition support, holiday programmes and group work. We also offer Intensive, 1:1 support to young people in need. We promote social inclusion through supporting a positive start in the lives of children and young people, focussing on personal growth and development. We create engaging, educational experiences that broaden horizons. We ensure that our services are responsive to every-changing needs and priorities.

The Volunteer Development worker will take a lead in developing PYCP’s volunteer programme and services.

The post holder will be responsible for developing an innovative and creative programme around volunteering and support which will enable local children and young people to have a diverse experience of support and opportunity through the volunteers that come to the project and share their skills and talents.

Accountability is initially to the Project Manager, but ultimately to the Project Board of Directors.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

Closing date 27th June.