Project Worker: UNCRC Implementation/Capacity Building (two posts)

  • Full time
  • £26,498
  • Edinburgh with travel to East Lothian and/or Clackmannanshire (staff currently home based)
  • Closing 28th April 2021

  • Advertised from 31st March 2021
  • 35 hours per week


We are seeking to recruit two enthusiastic, creative, and dynamic Project Workers who love working with children and adults.

The Project Workers will be responsible for the development, delivery and reporting on a range of projects which fall within the Capacity Building strand of Children’s Parliament’s work. This strand of work is rooted in our practice with children and focuses on raising awareness, instilling confidence and building the capacity of adults and organisations to deliver children’s human rights.

The post holders will be able to take up their role quickly and effectively and make an immediate contribution to the organisation.

Passionate about children, excellent communicators and highly organised, the post holders will contribute to our work to support the implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) and deliver human rights for children.

Children’s Parliament seeks to maintain a generous approach to our work and puts kindness, trust, empathy and respect at the heart of our work, internally and externally.

Application notes

Please return the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form by email to:

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 28 April 2021 at 12 noon.

Interviews for this post will be held by Zoom on Thursday 6 May 2021.

If you would like any further information about this post, please contact: Rona Blackwood, Head of Programmes, at