Youth Programmes Manager
Salary £28,498, full time, Edinburgh based, fixed term to end March 2019
PAS has received funding from the Scottish Government for a fixed term appointment of a manager to oversee our youth programmes. The post holder will head up a small team to build on PAS’s existing work by developing our successful Young Placemakers initiative into a Volunteering Programme and expanding our Bridging the Gap programme. Bridging the Gap encourages a unique sustained intergenerational partnership to give young people the skills to engage with placemaking and to learn about active decision-making from an older generation. The post holder will also deliver other existing youth programmes – IMBY® and YEP!™ as required.
The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of the Scottish education system. A teaching qualification and a qualification or interest in planning and environmental matters is also desirable.
This is a full-time post (35 hours) with a generous holiday entitlement (25 days + 10 public holidays + 3 days office closure), flexible working hours, 8.5% employer’s pension contribution and an attractive open plan office in Edinburgh city centre.
Please send completed application and monitoring forms to Jenny Pendreigh, Support Services Manager, PAS, Third Floor, 125 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 4AD or email@example.com
Closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 25 March. Interviews will be held on Wednesday 4 April.