Get involved: Young people

Community Jobs Scotland (CJS) provides young people (aged 16 to 29 years) living in Scotland with paid jobs in voluntary sector organisations.

CJS job opportunities will give you the chance to develop and increase your work skills and gain great workplace experience.
By working in a voluntary sector organisation it also means that you’ll be helping to improve your community.

CJS jobs will:

  • Offer at least 25 hours work per week.
  • Pay at least between £6.15 – £8.21 per hour depending on age.
  • Last for 52 weeks.
  • Have £200 funding available for additional training.

There are also part-time jobs for disabled young people, offering a minimum of 16 hours per weeks and lasting for 78 weeks.

There are many different jobs available, including admin, IT, care work, warehousing, landscaping, retail, childcare, catering and much more. All current vacancies can be accessed via the button on the menu.

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Take a look at our success stories!

Read Kevin’s experience as a CJS employee at Achieve More Scotland.

Read Craig’s experience as a former CJS employee at Achieve More Scotland.

Read Katy’s experience as a CJS employee at Stills.

Page last modified on 19th August 2019