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Supporting Scotland's vibrant voluntary sector

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations is the membership organisation for Scotland's charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. Charity registered in Scotland SC003558. Registered office Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh EH3 6BB.

Get involved: Employers

We are currently looking to create a range of jobs with voluntary sector employer organisations for people who are more disadvantaged in the labour market.

  • young people aged, 16 to 24 yrs who are unemployed, under-employed or are recent school leavers and
    • are care leavers/care experienced
    • are young people with convictions
    • are carers military service leavers
    • are disabled people or with long term health conditions
    • have lower than SCQF level 5 qualification

  • aged 25 years and over and have been unemployed for 12 months or more. Also, the must not be on training or education and experience additional barriers to securing employment, including
    • caring responsibilities
    • from BAME community
    • having convictions

Take a look at the side menu on the right to find out if you are eligible to apply to host a job and what support you can expect.

Employer training opportunities

Click here for information on our bespoke training programme to support our employers in their role.


Take a look at our success stories!

Read Paul Fletcher's experience as a CJS employer from Achieve More Scotland.

Read Ben Harman's experience as a CJS employer from Stills.

Last modified on 26 July 2022
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