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We are recruiting for three new young professionals to join our Board of Trustees

October 12th, 2018 Posted by Jobs, News No Comment yet

The 2050 Climate group are recruiting for three young professionals to join our Board of Trustees. One of these is a General Leadership role, while the  other two are specifically for a Legal and Fundraising remit.

The 2050 Climate Group established as a charity in February 2017. Our charitable purpose is the advancement of education on climate change issues and leadership skills with the aspiration of engaging, educating and empowering the next generation of leaders to take action on climate change, thereby advancing environmental protection and improvement.

The Board of Trustees and each individual Trustee is responsible for governing the organisation. It is a voluntary position that will give you the opportunity to oversee, influence and shape the future of the 2050 Climate Group.

It is a core value that our organisation is for young people, run by young people, and our Board of Trustees brings together a diverse range of individuals and skill sets and seeks to lead by example with regards to promoting young people and pursuing equality and inclusion.

The application deadline for these roles is 5pm on 26th October. 

Interviews will take place on the 15th November. Notification of interview will be sent out by 9th November (latest).

Full information about the three roles can be found through the following links:

Legal Trustee – click here

Fundraising Trustee – click here

General Leadership Trustee – click here

In order to be considered for any of these positions, please complete the application form and send us a CV of no more than 3 pages to, with your name in the subject line of the email and title of the document.

For questions regarding these positions or application process please contact

We’re recruiting for a Communications Officer!

September 25th, 2018 Posted by Jobs, News No Comment yet

2050 Climate Group are recruiting for a Communications Officer to join our team at our Edinburgh Office.

The full details of this exciting opportunity can be viewed here. Applications should be submitted by 5pm on 9th October 2018. Be the change you want to see in the world!

2050 Programme Co-ordinator

February 23rd, 2016 Posted by Jobs No Comment yet

This job is to support the functions of the 2050 Climate Group and support the delivery of the Young Leaders Development Programme. The Young Leaders Development Programme has currently 120 young professionals participating in the programme, which involves a series of 7 learning modules and a summit at the end of the calendar year.

Young Scot has been involved with the 2050 Climate Group since its inception in January 2014. Young Scot now acts as a host organisation for the 2050 Group and we provide an incubation service for them. The 2050 Climate Group is a group of young professionals working together to educate, engage and empower young people to lead the transition to a low carbon Scotland. The 2050 Climate Group is a relatively young organisation and we are currently delivering our first programme of work to achieve this mission, our Young Leaders Development Programme. The Group is run and managed by the 21 volunteers on the main group.

Crucial to this role is working between the main group, including Chair, Vice Chair, and other key lead contacts on different activities, as well as coordinating with Young Scot, our range of funders and other key stakeholders. The coordinator will also be expected to manage the budget alongside the main group contact responsible for this, coordinate and support all meetings and events, including the 2nd Youth Climate Summit, which will take place in November 2016.


Part-Time, Fixed Term Contract £23,700 -£26,250 (pro rata, 2 days/week) Initially until March 2017


How to Apply

Job Description

Application Form

Application Guidance


Important dates

Closing date for applications is noon Tuesday 8th March 2016. Interviews will take place on Friday 18th March 2016 here at Rosebery House, Edinburgh.

At Young Scot, you can look forward to an excellent package, including a generous holiday entitlement and Stakeholder Pension. Further details and the application materials are available from our website at or via email at: or telephone 0131 313 2488.

Young Scot is committed to being an equal opportunity employer; we warmly welcome applications from all sectors of our community. No employment agencies or businesses please.

Young Scot Enterprise (known as Young Scot) is a company limited by guarantee. Registered in Scotland, No 202687 and is a registered Scottish Charity, No SC029757. Registered Office: Rosebery House, 9 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5EZ.