Support Officer (International Youth Engagement) UK

Closing date: Wednesday 6th January, Midnight GMT.
Length of Contract & Conditions: Start & End Date Mid/Late January 2016 - July 2016 (6 months)
Salary: £18,872 gross p.a. (£19,565 from April)
Location: Waterloo, London, UK

Young people share a restless determination to address the problems that affect them the most. That’s where we come in.

At Restless Development, we’re proud to be the banner carrier for youth-led development, demonstrating from the grassroots to the global policy levels that young people can and must play a lead role in development. As a result, Restless Development is repeatedly cited as a model of best practice in youth-led development by the World Bank, the UK Department for International Development (DFID), UNICEF, UNAIDS and others.

As a support officer in the International Youth Engagement unit, you will engage in an array of Restless Development work. The role will play a central and changing role in the smooth running of the unit. The broad remit of the officer post will provide great opportunities for professional growth, alongside on-the-job support and development. This role is well suited to someone looking for an entry level role in the development sector, who is interested in gaining experience in management processes and who wants to be part of a vibrant and impactful youth-engagement team. The position will have a varying remit working across an array of youth campaigns and programmes and exciting opportunities and moments in 2016.



Please send a completed application form to by Midnight GMT, Wednesday 6th January. Please put Support Officer in the Subject. Please note that we do not accept CVs, resumes or covering letters.

Interviews are scheduled to take place on w/c Tuesday 12th January.