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Claire Griffiths

Claire Griffiths

Claire is a Business Studies graduate who has worked within several multinational organisations, with experience in Projects, Resourcing, Team Management and Business Support. After several years progressing her career in London, Claire decided to take a career break to raise her two sons.  This later coincided with a move to Scotland and a change in motivation for her career.

She provides business support across all funds at Inspiring Scotland.  This includes adding value to the core team and identifying opportunities to strengthen cross-fund collaboration and learning.  She brings a wide range of skills and experience to the team and enjoys bringing people together to share their skills and achieve goals.

Claire is passionate about understanding people and the ways in which society-wide issues affect us all.  Inspired by the work that charities within the Inspiring Scotland portfolio do to tackle some of these issues, Claire is keen to use her skills within an organisation with big ambition.

Claire enjoys spending time with her family, running, yoga, exploring Scotland and watching a great film.

Playing outside helps children to have a stake in their communities
29.11.2019

Playing outside helps children to have a stake in their communities

By Jill Fraser, Community Play Performance Advisor Community is an old and deeply human idea. It is about sharing; people sharing experiences, sharing places and sharing hopes. We gain a sense of community early in our lives. For children, playing is intrinsically linked to a burgeoning sense of belonging to a bigger group of people

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Beyond play: community play charities are a vital support for struggling families
20.11.2019

Beyond play: community play charities are a vital support for struggling families

By Jill Fraser, Community Play Performance Advisor Inspiring Scotland exists to address poverty and disadvantage. The role of Play Rangers, our community play programme, in this work isn’t self-evident. Yet giving children the opportunity to play outside, in their own neighbourhood, can reveal the damaging effects and true extent of child poverty in Scotland and

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People are at the heart of sustainable charities
19.11.2019

People are at the heart of sustainable charities

All charities have the people they serve at the heart of everything they do, writes Performance Advisor Kirsty Gilchrist. It is a core principle of our sector. But people are also at the heart of how they do it. Without the energy, compassion and expertise of staff, charities could not do the extraordinary work they

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