The Yard

The Yard is an adventure playground and centre, especially adapted to offer freeplay opportunities to children and young people with additional support needs between the ages of 3 to 25 years old.

Staff and volunteers support children in accessing resources and exploring the varied and stimulating environment on offer. The enable children to confidentially approach new and challenging experiences with an element of risk.


Current opportunities

The aim of the role is to work within a group to plan and deliver fundraising events to raise money to continue to allow us to provide fun and friendship for disabled children across the east of Scotland. You can either join your local group or if there is no group in your local area we will support you to set up your own group. You will be our friendly local face in the community.

Identifying suitable locations for collecting cans to be placed in your local community. Placing and servicing the collection cans (this involves checking that they are sealed and labelled correctly). Emptying cans and counting the money. Banking the money. Keep an accurate record of all outgoing and incoming cans.