Community Jobs Scotland Positions

We are currently advertising for 2 Community Jobs Scotland positions – a Centre Assistant and Grounds Assistant. We have been very pleased to recruit several young people over the past few years through the CJS scheme and all have gone on to positive outcomes – either staying on here at the lodge or moving on to other employment. These positions are now for 1 year and would be perfect for a young person who is interested in Outdoor education or grounds/estate management. To apply for a CJS position you must meet the following criteria. Currently be an unemployed vulnerable 16-29

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Donate to our Projects

This year we’re starting our fundraising to develop many of our facilities. One of the things that we’ll be upgrading is our shower block. As the image shows, being at Wiston Lodge means you often get muddy and hot showers are essential. Please help us by donating to our ongoing work to raise funds.

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Become a Friend of Wiston Lodge

Since our charity started in 2007, we’ve been grateful to receive the help and support of many who have dedicated themselves to our cause.  Now more than ever, with austerity creating an even worse landscape for many of our guests, your help would be much appreciated. If you are able to donate money on a regular basis, that would be fantastic, but we also need skills to supplement our staff team. Your knowledge of business or marketing could be very helpful, or your enthusiasm and energy could help support our staff and volunteers. Friends of Wiston Lodge receive regular updates

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Volunteer

Over the years we have welcomed volunteers from around the world who help us achieve our mutual aims by maximising the use of their own skills.  We are a friendly and supportive staff team, some of whom live in the Lodge and in the cottages on the Estate. If you’d like to find out more about volunteering opportunities with Wiston Lodge, please email volunteering@wistonlodge.co.uk, telling us a little about yourself and the kind of skills you could bring. If you are a member of HelpX, you can view our HelpX listing.

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