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Interested in joining our organisation? Find more details on our current vacancies below

We are recruiting for a Youth Development Worker

There’s a brief summary below and you’ll find the full application pack in the sidebar menu, or below on a mobile.

To apply, please complete and return application form and criminal record self-declaration.

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 8th August.


Bespoke Youth Volunteering
Youth Development Worker

Full or part time?Full time, 35 hrs/week, one-year fixed term contract
Where is the role based?Edinburgh
What is the salary?£28,474 gross p.a. (SJC pt 28)
Function of the post?This post sits within Volunteer Edinburgh’s Health & Employability Team, which supports individuals to get involved in volunteering to develop their skills, enhance their employability and improve their wellbeing – while helping others in the local community.

You will engage with young people who face personal barriers, such as complex mental illness, and inspire them to consider volunteering. Collaboration with referral agencies, volunteer involving organisations and other partners is a key element of the role.

When are the interviews?week commencing 15th August
Contact informationIf you have any questions please contact Yvonne Caplan, Finance Manager on 0131 225 0630 or email

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Volunteer Centre Edinburgh is an equal opportunities employer.

* Please note we can’t accept CVs or covering letters as part of the recruitment process. Please include all relevant information within the application form.