Join us to help improve the lives of disabled children and their families by becoming a member of our team.

Have you worked with children or young people in a play or youth work setting? Are you committed to the values of play and playwork? Looking for an opportunity to support disabled children and young people? We are recruiting playworkers to join The Yard family in Fife. We only need people who are available for shifts on Saturdays and Sundays (one week on / one week off) so please get in touch if that sounds like you.

The purpose of this post is to work within a small team of passionate, committed playworkers to plan and deliver weekend sessions in Kirkcaldy. The successful applicant will be expected to deliver a range of inclusive social, recreational and adventure play activities at The Yard’s premises, including a range of activities such as arts and crafts, loose parts play, den building, etc. We are looking for someone who can initiate and support opportunities for disabled children and young people, which are innovative and engaging for the children and young people involved, and truly led by their interests and needs.

Read more about some of the excellent benefits available to people who work at The Yard.

How to apply

Download our Playworker - Fife job description.

Please send your completed application form and equal opportunities form to [email protected]The closing date is Monday 3rd June at 9am.

The Yard aims to be an equal opportunity employer and is determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on any grounds. The above post is subject to a PVG check. Read our transparency statement for potential employees.