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Chairperson

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 24th June 2022


  • Advertised from 9th June 2022

Role

YouthLink Scotland seeks a new Chairperson. We are seeking a dynamic, high calibre individual with a proven track record in leadership and a desire to serve the best interests of Scotland’s young people and those organisations who work with them. A knowledge of the charitable sector and experience of chairing is essential, as would be the ability to communicate clearly, verbally and in writing.

The Chairperson should be independent – that is someone not currently employed within the youth work sector but has the right skillset and sector fit for the next chapter of the organisation.

The post is non remunerative although expenses will be paid.

Please download the Person Specification and Role Description for more details.

Time commitment

15 days per year, including 5 Board meetings, sub committee meetings, the AGM, National Youth Work Awards and Annual Conference.

Application notes

Applications should be made to sdow@youthlinkscotland.org by sending a CV.

Closing date: 24th June 2022

Our current Chairperson and CEO will be happy to discuss this opportunity further. If you would like to find out more, please get in touch with Susan Dow in the first instance by emailing sdow@youthlinkscotland.org

About YouthLink Scotland

YouthLink Scotland is the National Agency for Youth Work. It is a charity and company limited by guarantee, and is based in Edinburgh. YouthLink Scotland is the National Agency for Youth Work. It is a charity and company limited by guarantee, and is based in Edinburgh. YouthLink Scotland’s vision is for a Scotland where young people realise their full potential through youth work. As the collective voice of youth work with over 100 members organisations we represent and advocate for the sector so that all young people can access high quality youth work.

Find out more about YouthLink Scotland


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