Head of Programmes and Business Development

Youth Scotland, Scotland’s national charity for the support and delivery of community-based youth work, would love you to come and join our senior leadership team

Role: Head of Programmes and Business Development
Salary Scale: SJC Points 38 - 44 (£36,371 - £42,450)
Hours: Full-time, 35 hours per week
Closing date: 15 September 2021 at 12noon

We are looking for an experienced senior manager, preferably with an active involvement in the youth work sector, to lead the development of new youth work programmes, including our suite of accredited youth awards, and to effectively manage our key relationships with funders and partners.

You will have great skills and should have an excellent track record, in researching, developing, leading and reporting on successful funding proposals to government and government agencies, lottery, trusts and foundations; and in securing other income generation opportunities.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 15 September 2021 at 12noon.

Interviews will be held in Edinburgh on Friday 24 September 2021. A second interview may be held on Friday 1 October 2021.

If you have the skills and experience, we would be delighted to hear from you. Please fill out and return the downloadable job pack below before the closing day. 



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