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Youth Development Officer

  • Part time
  • £22,000 pro-rata
  • Stirling
  • Closing 19th January 2020

  • Advertised from 23rd December 2019
  • Fixed term for 6 months, 0.8FTE (4 days per week)


Excited by the thought of helping to make Scotland clean, green and sustainable?

Keep Scotland Beautiful is the charity that campaigns, acts and educates on a range of local, national and global environmental issues to change behaviour and improve the quality of people’s lives and the places they care for.

We are looking for a Youth Development Officer to join our Climate Change team to lead and develop an exciting new project. Our project will equip Scotland’s youth leaders with the knowledge, skills and tools to help young people understand the climate emergency and take positive action in their personal lives and communities.

If you have frontline youth work experience and an understanding of the youth work sector in Scotland, then we may have just the job you’re looking for.

The post also requires experience of training programme development and delivery coupled with the ability to develop training resources. Good project management skills and an ability to develop and maintain effective working partnerships are also required.

Please note: this is a part-time fixed term contract for 6 months.

Application notes

Important dates

· Our application submission deadline is midnight on Sunday 19 January 2020

· We shall be holding interviews on Monday 27 January 2020

Ready to join us?

Please download our application pack from our website and email it to

Need a little bit more insight into our exciting opportunity?

For an informal discussion about the role please contact our Climate Change Manager, Alastair Seaman on 01786 471333.

Please note, our office is closed for the festive break from Tuesday 24 December and will reopen on Friday 03 January 2020.

No CVs thank you.

We would welcome approaches by contractors to carry out this work on a consultancy/freelance basis. Secondment opportunities would also be considered. Please enquire for further details.

This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure Scotland (PVG) check.

Keep Scotland Beautiful is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

Keep Scotland Beautiful

Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation: Number SC030332

VAT Registration Number: 284 0654 93