Support workers need to be available to work over the Edinburgh school holiday period. This unique role is energetic, lots of fun and truly rewarding. 

Please note, we are no longer recruiting support workers for the summer holiday playscheme but we are looking for support workers who can work during the Edinburgh school October holidays, week commencing the 14th October.

Who can be a support workers?

This role is ideal for people who have some free time over the summer holidays, like teachers, students, carers and learning assistant. We are looking for anyone who has previous experience working with disabled children.

What are we looking for?

  • Someone who is fun, energetic and enthusiastic 
  • Do you already hold a current PVG? Great! This saves us time. 
  • Someone who is responsible and caring. 
  • Do you have a formal qualification like First Aid? Perfect!
  • You will need excellent communication skills. 
  • Do you have a talent for sports, dance, music, art and craft? These skills all add great value to our playscheme experience. 

For a chat or to request an info sheet, please get in touch with us by email today

How to apply

Please send a completed application form and equal opportunities form to [email protected].

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.