This vacancy has now closed

Outdoor Play Project Manager

  • Part time
  • £27,500 pro-rata
  • Glasgow (On site)
  • Closing 12th April 2024

  • Advertised from 15th March 2024
  • Hours: 18 hours (Will rise to 28 or 35 hours when additional funds are secured)
  • Holiday: 28 days plus 10 Public Holidays (Pro Rata allocation) Pension: 3% Employer contribution 5% Employee (NEST)


We are looking for a dynamic individual who is driven, visionary, and deeply committed to long-term goals in community youth work and play. The ideal candidate will bring a wealth of lived experience in supporting marginalized communities, championing their voices, and advocating for their needs. They should have a genuine passion for the outdoors and play, recognising the profound impact it has on the lives of children and young people. If you are ready to inspire change and create lasting impact, this is the opportunity for you.

Application notes

To apply please email with:

  • Subject - Outdoor Play Project Manager – Your Name Then Attach:
  • A copy of your CV
  • Plus a covering letter as an attachment (2 side A4 maximum) detailing:
    • How your long-term career goals align with the job and project
    • aspirations, showcasing your commitment and vision for community youth work and play.
    • Demonstrations of how your skills and experiences will not only lead
    • but also cultivate growth within the project, and your ability to drive initiatives forward effectively.
    • Specific examples of services and teams you have previously developed and managed, highlighting successful outcomes, challenges you overcame, and results achieved in those roles.

Application Closing Date: 9am, Friday 12th April 2021

Interviews will be Thursday 19th April 2024 - 45 min competency-based panel Interview with staff and trustees.

Immediate Start – or Monday 20th May 2024