Job Vacancy - Research Assistant

We are looking for a Research assistant who will report to the Executive Director. This post is primarily to provide support for AFA Scotland’s research activities, in particular the Moving Images project. 

To apply, please submit a CV and a covering letter, which should briefly address each of the criteria outlined in the job description.

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Children's Views in Legal Proceedings

AFA Scotland is delighted to provide details of a one-day conference, run by the Scottish Child Law Centre on the above topic.  This event is being held on 23 November, 2017 at the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.  AFA Scotland members are being offered a 5% discount.  For more information, please visit


Working with unaccompanied asylum-seeking children

Click  here  for a list of resources for working with unaccompanied asylum-seeking/refugee children and young people.

As this is an evolving policy area, we will update this resource list in response to futures changes. If you have information or suggestions that you think would be helpful to include, please contact Maggie Grant (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).


AFA Scotland Update

Please see our latest newsletter which contains a lot of information in a single pdf download.


Select "Newsletter Download"  to take you to the full article where you can download it.


Download the newsletter by clicking on the link below


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