Bringing to bear a variety of experience, Sam is passionate in his work and is keen to make a difference in the world. Having worked a variety of jobs including museum tour guide and bingo caller, and also working in and out of the third sector, he is dedicated in his work and always happy to lend a hand. As Office Systems & Facilities Administrator, he is responsible for support of the office in facilities administration and IT.
Sam is committed to equality and a strong advocate for LGBTQIA+ rights.
In his free time, Sam is a keen amateur photographer and enjoys spending evenings cuddled on the couch with his pet snake Otis.
The Thrive Outdoors team has today (Monday 12 February 2024) launched a new website to showcase the work of the fund and share resources with the play and outdoor sector. The new site will be a hub for outdoor play champions, offering support, guidance and resources – a one-stop-shop for practitioners, education professionals and childmindersRead More
We kicked off the new year by hosting the first online conference of its kind in Scotland – Infant Mental Health: Babies in Scotland 2024. This event was in partnership with the Scottish Government and was our biggest event yet with 588 people attending on the day. It was incredible to get that manyRead More
The Scottish Government has recently asked for views on their proposed Care Leavers Payment. As Scotland’s national mentoring programme for children and young people with care experience, our Fund Manager Christine was in a unique position to gather valuable insights from the young people this will affect. Here’s what she found out… In myRead More