Garvald Edinburgh

The aim of Garvald Edinburgh’s day services is to provide creative day opportunities for people with learning disabilities over the age of sixteen. The organisation is inspired by the ideas of Rudolf Steiner and the principles of Social Therapy.  

Our day services offer a range of art, craft, food preparation and educational activities across five building sites: Orwell Arts, Gorgie Workshops, Waterside Workshops and the Mulberry Bush Shop in Edinburgh, and Mayfield House in Dalkeith. We currently support over 220 people on a full or part-time basis. 

Jan 16, 2023
Part time
£733 monthly
Garvald Edinburgh 17 Orwell Place, Edinburgh, UK
Kitchen Group Leader Part time, 15 hrs per week (Thursday and Friday), salary £23,462 pro rata.   An exciting opportunity for a creative and motivated individual with relevant catering skills and experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities. The purpose of this job is to run the Kitchen Group at Orwell Arts, to help members to achieve positive outcomes, gain work and social skills, self-confidence and independence, and to serve food which is healthy, nutritious, organic (where possible) and informed by anthroposophical nutritional ideas.   Closing date: Noon on Friday 3rd February . Interviews are expected to take place on Monday 27th February.   For full details and application packs, please visit our website or contact us on 0131 228 3712.   Successful candidates are required to join the PVG scheme before formal offer of appointment.   Garvald Edinburgh is committed to Equal...