Category Archives: News

UK Community Cinema of the Year 2019 is temporarily closed

Following the announcement by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon today that Edinburgh is now in Tier 3 we regret to inform our patrons that our Community Cinema is temporarily closed. We hope to be up and running again soon. Meanwhile our weekly Film Chats continue every Monday 7.15pm via Meeting ID: 897 1308 6683   Please contact […]

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We are seeking a highly skilled, experienced, qualified and compassionate Finance Officer to help us transform the lives of many of Edinburgh’s most vulnerable. Working alongside our CEO, our Social Enterprise Director, Service Manager and Fundraiser the successful person will monitor and guide as well as provide clear financial reports on our income, our expenses, […]

Grassmarket Community Project is Recruiting a Head Chef

Head Chef Job Description About Us We are a Charity & multi award winning Social Enterprise which thrives on improving the lives and experiences of some of Edinburgh’s most vulnerable adults. People and community are our passion. Through Mentoring, social enterprise, training and education in a nurturing environment the centre develops skills which enable participants […]

A busy week for the Workshop Team

This week our workshop team under the leadership of Tommy Steele and in collaboration with Susan Harper Furniture, have been doing a tough, dirty but rewarding job. As you know, we make beautiful bespoke furniture using donated and recycled wood. Well this week we travelled to Perth to remove pews and furniture from a disused church, St […]


Community Engagement & Third Sector Hustings – Tuesday 26th April 7pm With the Scottish Parliamentary Election in just over week. The Grassmarket Community Project are hosting a hustings which will very much be focused on the issues that concern vulnerable and marginalised people in Edinburgh. Most of the third sector and many social enterprises work […]

The Rum Diaries Presents: Invisible [a Fundraiser]

Friday 13th May 7.30pm As a fundraiser for the Grassmarket Project the Rum Diaries Presents bring their hugely talented and critically acclaimed team of professional actors to perform rehearsed performances of new writings, poetry and spoken word to the Grassmarket, Edinburgh. It promises to be an fantastic night as the last two years of performances […]

We are recruiting for a Weekend & Part Time Cleaner!

Terms and Conditions Location: 86 Candlemaker Row, Edinburgh (other locations as required) Reports to: Office & Building Manager Annual Leave: Pro-rata equivalent to 20 days annual leave plus 9 days public holidays per annum Rate of Pay: £8.25/hour Hours: 9 hours per week, preferably: One hour per day Mon-Fri lunchtimes Two hours per day weekend […]