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Policy Officer

  • Full time
  • £26,692 – £28,124
  • Glasgow (Temporarily home based.)
  • Closing 2nd August 2020

  • Advertised from 10th July 2020
  • 35 hours per week. Permanent.


At Includem we work closely with children, young people, and their families, who are facing difficult challenges in their lives. Our trust-based, inclusive model of support is centred on the needs of each young person. We help young people make positive life choices and empower them to transform their lives; creating better outcomes. We know that every young person has endless potential, and with the right support, they can recognise this too.

We currently provide services in Glasgow, West Dunbartonshire, Stirling, Fife, Dundee and Aberdeen with our main office being based in the south side of Glasgow.

Our Policy Officer has responsibility for supporting the development and delivery of Includem’s policy, participation and influencing work. Responsibilities include writing and disseminating material to a variety of audiences using a range of mediums, and helping with both internal buy-in and stakeholder engagement.

The successful candidate must demonstrate that they are able to think creatively and have excellent communication, interpersonal and digital skills. The role supports the work of the Development Team, which includes business development, fundraising, communications and marketing, and research. Relevant experience is essential and knowledge of the third sector will be beneficial. If you feel you have the right skills and experience we would love to hear from you.

Application notes

For more information regarding our work and this opportunity, including an application form please visit our website at If you would like more information or an informal conversation regarding this opportunity, please telephone our HR department on 0141 212 8800.

The closing date is Sunday 2nd August at midnight. Interviews for successful candidates will take place week commencing the 10th August 2020.