Publications

See below for a range of information for full-time, part-time and voluntary youth workers.

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Latest Items

  • Social Return on Investment and Youth Work

    Social Return on Investment and Youth Work

     | Date created: Fri 06 Jul 2012 | File Size: 1098 kb | File Time: 160 seconds @ 56 kbps

    Jeremy Wyatt, Managing Director of Hall Aitken, has written a paper on how Social Return on Investment can help in exploring and communicating the value of youth work. With decreasing budgets and increasing demands for accountability, looking at social value could be an important tool for youth workers and young people in the future.

  • Amazing Things (Third edition)

    Amazing Things (Third edition)

     | Date created: Mon 06 Feb 2012 | File Size: 2057 kb | File Time: 299 seconds @ 56 kbps

    Amazing Things (Third edition) - a guide to the youth awards in Scotland.

  • respectme 'Bullying...what can I do?' booklet

    respectme 'Bullying...what can I do?' booklet

     | Date created: Thu 30 Sep 2010 | File Size: 1004 kb | File Time: 146 seconds @ 56 kbps

    Booklet giving young people practical help and advice about dealing with bullying behaviour.

  • A Games Legacy for Scotland

    A Games Legacy for Scotland

     | Date created: Fri 22 Jan 2010 | File Size: 5650 kb | File Time: 822 seconds @ 56 kbps

    Youth Scotland is working with the Scottish Government to build effective partnerships with, and between young people to ensure they play their part in making decisions around the legacy.

  • Respect Me Cyber Bullying Leaflet

    Respect Me Cyber Bullying Leaflet

     | Date created: Mon 10 Aug 2009 | File Size: 1519 kb | File Time: 221 seconds @ 56 kbps

    Publication from Respect Me about cyberbullying. Guides you through an introduction of commonly used technology, how you can discuss responsible use with children and young people and what you can do if a child or young person is being bullied or is bullying others.

  • Respect Me Bullying Information leaflet

    Respect Me Bullying Information leaflet

     | Date created: Mon 10 Aug 2009 | File Size: 1128 kb | File Time: 164 seconds @ 56 kbps

    A practical guide for parents and carers.

  • Valuing Young People

    Valuing Young People

     | Date created: Thu 25 Jun 2009 | File Size: 242 kb | File Time: 35 seconds @ 56 kbps

    Scottish Government publication, launched in April 2009, which aims to help schools, teachers, community groups and other organisations work together to involve young people in decision-making and provide more joined up services.

  • Valuing Young People reference paper

    Valuing Young People reference paper

     | Date created: Thu 25 Jun 2009 | File Size: 715 kb | File Time: 104 seconds @ 56 kbps

    A reference paper to accompany the Valuing Young People publication

  • Bridging the Gap

    Bridging the Gap

     | Date created: Thu 25 Jun 2009 | File Size: 1936 kb | File Time: 281 seconds @ 56 kbps

    Report from Learning Teaching Scotland (LTS) that offers an insight into the range of exciting work that is taking place across Scotland in positive partnerships between schools and youth work. Launched in June 2009.

  • Good Stuff Case Study Collection

    Good Stuff Case Study Collection

     | Date created: Thu 10 Jul 2008 | File Size: 4577 kb | File Time: 666 seconds @ 56 kbps

    NHS Health Scotland collection of case studies linking youth work with health improvement

  • Growing Better Youth Work

    Growing Better Youth Work

     | Date created: Thu 12 Jun 2008 | File Size: 1051 kb | File Time: 153 seconds @ 56 kbps

    Part of the Volunteering Action Plan, this guide looks at the range of support and resources that are available for youth work volunteers, and identifies areas for development and opportunities for joint working.

  • No Limits

    No Limits

     | Date created: Thu 12 Jun 2008 | File Size: 508 kb | File Time: 74 seconds @ 56 kbps

    Produced as part of the Volunteering Action Plan, this guide highlights the value of volunteering as an approach to youth development and provides some guiding principles on developing young people as volunteers.