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Join the Impact Arts Team

As Impact Arts continues to grow and support more people and communities, we recognise the need to strengthen and develop our team. We are delighted therefore to be able to offer new positions to join the team.

Impact Arts is made up of a warm, fun and caring team and in joining the organisation you will be working with creative and skilled individuals who believe deeply in the impact our work has on the lives of those we work with and who place our values at the heart of all we do.

In line with our mission to tackle the inequalities that exist in Scotland, we welcome applications from all people and encourage those from under-represented groups to.

Programme Co-ordinator x2

We are looking for x2 Programme Co-ordinators. The demand for Impact Arts’ work continues to grow and these new roles reflect the organisational need to bring in new members of the team to support our creative delivery. Impact Arts’ work is wide ranging and covers various art forms from performance to visual art to music and digital. Similarly, we work across a range of sectors including employability, education, health, play and place making. We do not expect the successful candidates to have experience in all of these areas, but they must be able to demonstrate adaptability and excellence in coordination.

The first of these two roles will work across many of Impact Arts’ areas of work including Cashback to the Future and Creative Pathways, working with young people; a range of heritage and arts projects; developing and delivering schools based work including art therapy and artist residencies; coordinating creative projects with older people such as Craft Café and supporting delivery of our tenancy support project Make It Your Own.

The second role will work across Impact Arts’ Youth Employability Services including Creative Pathways and CashBack to the Future. We are looking for someone who is dynamic, who will bring considerable experience, creativity, energy and passion to the role and who wants to join our mission in tackling inequalities across Scotland. In return you will join a fun and vibrant team and an organisation which values highly our people.

Job title: Programme Co-ordinator (2 roles available)

Salary: £23,000 p/a

Based at: Glasgow/Remote

Travel: Required to our other delivery areas including Renfrewshire, Ayrshire, Lanarkshire and Edinburgh

Reporting to: Programme Manager

Duration of contracts:

Role 1 - Initial contract until 13th August 2021 (Working across all projects)

Role 2 - Initial contract until 30th September 2021 (Youth Employability focus)

*Please note on your application form if there is a particular role you would like to be considered for*

Working Hours: 37.5 hours per week Mon-Fri with occasional weekend and evening work as


Qualifications & Experience:

  • SCQF level 9 in related discipline (or equivalent)
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in project coordination and/or delivering or overseeing delivery of
  • community-based projects in a diverse range of community settings
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in arts or youth work sector
  • Experience of working with children and young people within diverse community settings
  • Experience of coordinating the delivery of accredited qualifications (desirable)

Other Essentials: Subject to PVG | Disclosure Scotland check

Closing date: 9am on 12th April 2021

Interviews: week commencing 19th April 2021

Expected Start Date: Early May 2021

Download the full job pack

Application form

Equal opportunities form

All completed applications should be sent to by 9am on Monday 12th April 2021

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