Get involved: Young people

Community Jobs Scotland (CJS) provides young people (aged 16 to 29 years) living in Scotland with paid jobs in third 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 third 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 £5.90-£7.83/hr 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.

Read our full privacy notice.


You can view video testimonials and interviews with various CJS employees on our YouTube channel.

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

Page last modified on 11th March 2019