Participation and Training Officer

  • Full time
  • £22,500 – £27,500
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th January 2021

  • Advertised from 19th November 2020
  • Fixed Term until 31st March 2022


We are excited to announce the opportunity for a Participation and Training Officer to join the SYP team.

Working within SYPs youth led structure, this role will be to lead on the delivery of our participation and training across the organisation. Including supporting Members of the Scottish Youth Parliament, support workers, SYP Staff and other key stakeholders and delivering on the next Scottish Youth Parliament Elections.

This post is subject to membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme.

Reports to: Deputy Chief Executive

Contract: Fixed Term until 31st March 2022 (our core funding agreement is until March 2022, should our core funding be awarded for subsequent years, the contract will be extended or made permanent.

Application notes

For further role details and application pack, please visit our website

To apply for this role, please read the application guidance and send completed application form to Jamie Dunlop, Deputy Chief Executive by email to

The closing date for this post is 5pm on Monday 4th January 2021. Late applications will not be accepted.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 13th of January 2021