VACANCY – Sessional Play Team member

Job Title:                      Outdoor Play and Learning Youth Worker Sessional Pool – £12.50 per hour – No fixed hours Location:                     Back Garden, Possilpark, and as required Responsible to:           Outdoor Play and Learning Manager, Project Manager and Board of Trustees ABOUT THE POSTS We are looking to add to our pool of sessional outdoor play and learning youth workers – Our session pool staff are…

Outdoor Play

In line with Covid-19 guidance from the Government, The Outdoor Play and Learning team are offering regular outdoor play sessions on the following days: Mondays, Tuesday and Fridays 3.30pm-5pm, 5.30pm-7pm and Saturdays 11.30am-1pm, 1.30pm-3pm. In Level 2, from Monday 14 June 2021 onwards, the Monday sessions will be delivered in the garden, while Tuesday , Friday and Saturday sessions will continue to be offered in…

Support

Everything Glasgow Directory https://www.glasgowhelps.org/  Helpline: A new helpline has been set up to act as a single point of contact for anyone seeking or offering help. The helpline is currently open Monday to Friday, 9 am – 5 pm and can be contacted by: Telephone: 0141 345 0543 E-mail:       helpline@gcvs.org.uk Twitter:      @GlasgowCVS Young People’s Future have food bags available for people in…

Funding

As we become aware of funding for people and families we will update this page North West Glasgow – Money Advice Support Services – COVID-19 PDF Download: NW – Money Advice Support Services – COVID-19 Farm foods – Parents and carers in receipt of clothing grants will receive £20 pre-paid farm food vouchers (https://www.glasgowtimes.co.uk/news/18322946.council-takes-delivery-20-000-farmfoods-vouchers-vulnerable-glasgow-families/) .  The Best Start Grant and Food Payment is for families accessing certain benefits,…

Pausing our sessions

Dear All What is happening across the world at the moment is without doubt overwhelming and all consuming. While we fully support the Government’s plans to wait for the right moment to implement countrywide social distancing measures, we are also acutely aware that many people we work with have underlying health concerns and that those who benefit most from our gardens and play sessions are…

Let’s plan ahead together

Concrete Garden Covid- 19 update. (March 13, 2020)   We understand how overwhelming it must feel for many people right now, and we feel it is important to make sure everyone feels supported and connected as we work through these exceptional circumstances together.   We hope this information will help you plan and be ready should we, individually or collectively, be asked to take more…

Job Vacancies at The Concrete Garden

Job Title:                      Outdoor Play and Learning Youth Worker Sessional Pool             £12.50 per hour – No fixed hours – Ongoing Location:                     Back Garden, Possilpark, and as required Responsible to:           Outdoor Play and Learning Manager, Project Manager and Board of Trustees ABOUT THE POSTS   We are looking to add to our pool of sessional outdoor play and learning youth…

Community Social at The Back Garden

Join us for a fun afternoon in the garden at our next monthly community social – we’ll have food, crafts, play, outdoor cookery – all sorts! Free event, open to everyone, all ages. See you there! Saturday 30th June 12-4pm Saturday 28th July 12-4pm Saturday 18th Aug 12-4pm The Back Garden Behind Possilpark Health Centre

Mocktail Recipes

  Our talented staff at Concrete Garden recently tried their hand as mixologists and created two delicious non-alcoholic cocktails for a recent event we held. They went down so well that we thought we’d share the recipes so you can make them at home if you’re entertaining! Let us know what you think… Possil Punch  |  rhubarb & ginger First, make the rhubarb syrup: For…

Seasonal Recipes: Buffalo-Wing Style Baked Cauliflower

We’re jumping on the bandwagon this month and trying out buffalo-wing style baked cauliflower.  Did you know that one serving of cauliflower contains 77% of your daily Vitamin C requirement along with loads of other vitamins and minerals? This recipe can be made as a side or a snack and all ingredients can be purchased from your local supermarket. You can have it with salad…