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People of The Ridge

Why did you start the Ridge? I had worked as a secondary school teacher, and been Chair of the School Board at Dunbar Grammar School. I had 3 children growing up here. I could see that there were big issues around some youngsters leaving school with few options to access training or work. I was…

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10 Years 10 stories

A community defined by what it dreams of. Our beautiful ‘bird’ gate at the Backlands Garden on Garden Lane really is a beauty. Designed and built by Robin Wood of Wild Child Designs, it has attracted much attention over the years; everyone wants to reach out and touch it. The bird in the gate is…

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Social Impact Report 2020-2021

Pop the kettle on and settle down for a good read. Click here 2020 was a year of challenge and a year of change. COVID 19 was a challenge for us all but this made our work and our commitment to it more important than ever. When the pandemic first broke and the country was…

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Are you the missing piece?

There is a lot going on at the Ridge so much so that we are delighted to offer another opportunity to join our fantastic team. Do you have what it takes to step into the role of part- time Employability Trainer. This is an exciting and varied role that includes front-line delivery as well as…

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We have something for you…

If you are a compassionate individual who believes that everyone has something to contribute to their community, if you are committed to social justice, if you are non-judgemental and quite unflappable in a crisis then we want to talk to you. We are currently recruiting a Project Worker to join our Support Team as part…

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AGM 2021

Due to circumstances outwith our control  we require to postpone the AGM scheduled for 14th October. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. We will be confirming the new date within the next few days.