Work With Us

Working at The BIG Project is fun. We have a knowledgeable and highly skilled team comprising full-time, Sessional and volunteer staff. Working in a supportive environment we work together to deliver an innovative programme of personal and social development for the children and young people attending our clubs.

If you would like to join this enthusiastic team then please look at the various ways below that you can do that:

sessional staff

Our sessional staff are integral in the running of our clubs. These positions can come available at any time. We advertise through local and city wide networks e.g. LAYC as well as through our News Section. Please contact us to check we have a position available before completing an application form.

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download equal opporunities form


Looking for a fun rewarding experience working with children and young people? Why not volunteer in one of our clubs?

We always welcome reliable and enthusiastic people who enjoy being with children and young people. Whatever your strengths are they can be used to support young people through our variety of clubs. Training and support is provided to ensure that you get the most out of this rewarding experience.

For a more detailed description of the role please click on the links below:

download job description

download application form

download volunteer agreement and rights

download equal opporunities form

The project continues to recruit, train and support volunteers who bring in an added range of experience and skills and greatly add to the staff team.


We are supportive of student placements. In the past we have provided placements to Art Therapy students from Queen Margaret University and students from Lyon in France. Additionally, we provide work experience placements to pupils in secondary education.

If you are interested in being considered for a student placement please email The Project support team with information of your placement requirements.