Compliance & Development Officer

  • Full time
  • £25,903 – £28,690
  • Home working until further notice. Generally based in Edinburgh (with regular travel).
  • Closing 17th July 2020

  • Advertised from 26th June 2020


Our Young Scot Compliance & Development Officer will play a key role in progressing uptake of the Young Scot National Entitlement Card (YSNEC) for young people aged 11-26 in Scotland. You will provide all 32 Local Authorities with support for YSNEC application processes, undertake audits, develop processes, provide advice and monitor compliance. This role will also provide YSNEC communications support around the promotion of the YSNEC and Proof of Age Standards Scheme (PASS) in Scotland.

Working closely with the Smart Services Director, your work will involve supporting and developing the Proof of Age Standards Scheme (PASS) and supporting emerging programmes of work to provide young people verified access to targeted/age-restricted entitlements and services, providing choice and parity of access to young people through the YSNEC.

Partnership working is at the core of how we work at Young Scot and the YSNEC is very much based on partnerships – you will regularly collaborate with a variety of stakeholders. As such, you should have extensive experience of working in collaboration with both internal stakeholders and external partners.

Application notes

The closing date for applications is strictly Friday 17th July 2020 at 12 noon.

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 29th July 2020 via Zoom and will be competency based.

Further details and the application materials are available from our website at or via email at: or telephone 0131 313 2488. Please note that we only accept applications made using our standard application form, CVs will not be considered.

Young Scot is committed to be an equal opportunity employer; we warmly welcome applications from all sectors of our community. No employment agencies or businesses please.

Young Scot Enterprise (known as Young Scot) is a company limited by guarantee. Registered in Scotland, No 202687 and is a registered Scottish Charity, No SC029757. Registered Office: Rosebery House, 9 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5EZ.