Young Scot

Charity registered in Scotland SC029757

Young Scot is the national youth information and citizenship charities for young people age 11-26 in Scotland. #YSHive volunteers are system-changer and influencers, tackling Scotland’s toughest challenges and issues that matter most to young people.


Current opportunity

Are you interested in helping young people learn more about careers in creative, cultural and heritage sectors? Maybe you’re passionate about helping young people finding meaningful jobs for their future? If so, these sessions would be perfect for you! 🎨💼 Event Information:   🎂 For anyone aged 11-25 years old  📅Wednesday 29th May 5.30-8pm on Zoom with breaks 🗺️ You can be living anywhere in Scotland 🎁 Receive 200 Young Scot Reward Points for taking part. Don’t have free membership with Young Scot yet? Sign up here and access exclusive rewards and discounts! 📝Record your participation as volunteer hours with Saltire Awards About this opportunity We’re running 2 online sessions with Historic Environment Scotland (HES) and Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) looking at the theme and content of their National Heritage Careers Week coming up in Autumn.   The Heritage Careers Week typically focuses on a social media campaign, online sessions with staff in creative, cultural or heritage jobs and in-person activities with local DYW staff. You can learn more about last year’s Week here. ✨HES and DYW are keen to young people’s thoughts and ideas on how the week should run, including what and who should be involved. So this is your chance to have your say and help design Heritage Careers Week 2024!✨  Two online sessions are taking place and it would be brilliant if you could attend both. If you’re only free for one, that’s absolutely fine, we’d still love to have you!