Development Assistant

  • Full time
  • £18,360 – £21,600
  • Edinburgh with some home working
  • Closing 28th June 2021

  • Advertised from 11th June 2021
  • 37 hours per week.


The Yard is a Scottish charity supporting disabled children and young people (aged 0-25), and their families, through adventure play. We offer creative and inclusive play experiences in a well-supported environment, alongside wraparound support for the whole family. We have big aspirations and are looking for an assistant to join our small but successful development team, to provide vital support as we grow our presence across Scotland.

The role of Development Assistant is new at The Yard and will enable the successful candidate to gain experience across all functions within the development team, particularly in fundraising. We are looking for a positive and resilient team player, with excellent attention to detail, who is excited to begin a career in the third sector.

Application notes

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If you think you fit the bill, we want to hear from you. Please send your completed application form to by 9am on Monday 28th June 2021. Interviews are likely to be held in the week commencing Monday 5th July 2021.