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Are you able to give your time, talent and experience to support a local charity?

Are you interested in the health and wellbeing of the young people of Leith and North East Edinburgh?

Has the Junction helped you, a member of your family or someone else you know?

Whatever your motivation…….BECOME A TRUSTEE

The Junction is looking for a number of talented and committed people to join their Board of Trustees starting early 2023.

We are looking for committed individuals to join our board of trustees. This is an incredible opportunity to make a difference with The Junction and build your skills. We are currently looking for 4 trustees to join our board from January 2023 and are open to individuals with experience in any of the fields below:

As we are recruiting multiple roles, we are encouraging applications from both experienced trustees and individuals with no previous board experience.

The most important attributes of trustees joining us include a willingness to ask questions, share our values of equality, transparency and community as well as their time commitment to the role. If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.

Role responsibilities  

Duties/tasks for the year include:


Application and recruitment process  

If you have any questions or wish to speak to someone about this opportunity, please contact Sophie via email:

If you wish to apply, please send a C.V and cover letter to:


Open days

We hold an open afternoon roughly every two months, for any students, workers or local residents who would like to find out more about The Junction and what we do. We post the dates for these on our ‘What’s On/Events’ page and on our Facebook page.

Support Us

The Junction is a community-based organisation and a registered charity, and we greatly value the support of anyone interested in our work. If you’d like to, here are some of the ways that you can lend us a hand:

If you are aged 12 – 21, you might consider becoming a Junction Youth Advisor!

If you are over 21, there are other ways to Volunteer!

And of course there is also the Board of Trustees – The Junction is a registered charity (number SC036721) and company limited by guarantee (number 278505). We are governed by a voluntary board of trustees, who have overall responsibility for the organisation and its activities. Please get in touch if you think you could contribute by becoming a trustee.

Any paid vacancies at The Junction will be advertised here.

We are grateful to the following trusts, organisations and individuals who have supported The Junction: