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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.

Cashback to the Future: Youth Arts Facilitator - North Lanarkshire

Job title: Youth Arts Facilitator (Art forms can include Music Performance, Creative Writing, Visual and Digital Art)

Hourly rate: £23,812 per annum

Based at: Workshop location to be confirmed, in North Lanarkshire

Home working will be expected for preparation and planning time. Delivery model would switch to remote if a lockdown returns

Reporting to: Amanda Munro - Programme Manager, Youth and Education

Duration of contract: January – March 2022 Working

Hours: 37.5 hours per week (open to 0.5 job share – 18.75 hours p/w)

Qualifications: SCQF level 9 in related discipline

Experience: Minimum of 2 years’ experience delivering creative activities and working with young people (aged 14-19) within diverse community settings

Other Essentials:

  • Competent IT skills including: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Subject to PVG check and references
  • Ability to engage young people in the context of remote delivery when required

Desirable:

  • Current PVG scheme member
  • Experience using a CRM database

Completed applications should be sent to jobs@impactarts.co.uk by 9am on 8th December 2021

Interviews: 15th December 2021 (via Zoom)

Expected Start Date: Jan 2022/ ASAP

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Application form

Equal opportunities form

Cashback to the Future: Youth Worker (various locations)

Job title: Youth Worker

Edinburgh Full time post - 37.5 hours

Edinburgh 0.6 post - 22.5 hours

North Lanarkshire Full time post - 37.5 hours

Salary: £23,812 per annum/pro rata

Based at:

Edinburgh Full time post – workshop locations will be City Centre Edinburgh and South Edinburgh

Edinburgh 0.5 post – workshop locations will be City Centre Edinburgh

North Lanarkshire Full time post – Workshop location to be confirmed. North Lanarkshire Home working will be expected for preparation and planning time. Delivery model would switch to remote if a lockdown returns

Reporting to: Amanda Munro - Programme Manager, Youth & Education

Duration of contract: Start January 2022

Working Hours:

Edinburgh 0.5 post -  Wednesday & Thursday 11am-7pm (workshop 4.30-6.30)  Saturday 9am-5pm (Workshops 10-12 and 1-3)

Edinburgh Full time post  Monday & Tuesday 11am – 7pm  Wednesday - Friday 9am - 5pm 

North Lanarkshire Full time post  Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

Qualifications: SCQF level 9 in related discipline

Experience: Minimum of 2 years’ experience delivering youth work

Other Essentials:

  • Competent IT skills including: MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Subject to PVG check and references
  • Ability to engage young people in the context of remote delivery when required
  • Desirable: Current PVG scheme member
  • Experience using a CRM database
  • Experience of delivering Youth Achievement Awards and/or Qualified SQA Assessor with experience of delivering SQA Wider Achievement Awards / Core Skills units

Completed applications should be sent to jobs@impactarts.co.uk by 9am on 8th December 2021.

Interviews: 15th December 2021

Expected Start Date: ASAP

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Application form

Equal opportunities form

Artists’ Mentoring Programme Manager

We are looking for a Programme Manager to lead on the delivery of our Artists Mentoring Programme as well as Creative Scotland funded wellbeing work delivered in partnership with local schools. You will be responsible for a Co-ordinator and a team of mentors who will support 10 Artists to develop their skills in participatory arts practice.

Job title: Artists Mentoring Programme Manager

Salary: £29,000 pro rata (£24,000 for 0.8 FTE)

Based: Irvine, North Ayrshire

Travel: Across North Ayrshire and to Head Office in Glasgow. Occasional travel to other local authorities for conference and events.

Reporting to: Head of Operations

Responsible for: Project Coordinator and Sessional Tutors & Mentors

Duration of contract: mid July 2022 Working Hours: 0.8 FTE (30 hours/ week)

Qualifications & Experience: Qualified to SCQF Level 9 or equivalent experience

Other Essentials: Subject to PVG | Disclosure Scotland check

Closing date: 9am on 6th December 2021

Expected Start Date: ASAP

All completed applications should be sent to jobs@impactarts.co.uk by 9am on Monday 6th December 2021.

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Application form

Equal opportunities form

Artists’ Mentoring Programme Co-ordinator

We are looking for a programme co-ordinator to lead on the recruitment and effective line management of artists, assistants and mentors for our Artists & Makers Mentoring Programme.

Job title: Artists’ Mentoring Programme Co-ordinator

Salary: £23,000 0.8 FTE (equivalent to £18,400 pro rata)

Based: Irvine, North Ayrshire

Travel: Across North Ayrshire and to Head Office in Glasgow. Occasional travel to other local authorities for conference and events.

Reporting to: Programme Manager

Duration of contract: Initial contract until 30th June 2022

Working Hours: 30 hours per week

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 6th December 2021

Interviews: 13th December 2021 Expected Start Date: January 2022

To apply: Please complete an application form.

Completed applications should be sent to jobs@impactarts.co.uk by 6th December at midday.

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Application form

Equal opportunities form

Wellbeing Support Worker (Youth)

We are looking for a wellbeing support worker to provide wellbeing support and live online sessions for young people aged 16-26 experiencing multiple barriers to engagement.

Job title: Wellbeing Support Worker (Youth) 0.6 FTE

Salary: £23,812 0.6 FTE (equivalent to £14,287 pro rata)

Based at: This project is to be delivered remotely however travel to North Ayrshire will be required approximately 1 day/ fortnight

Travel: Travel may be required to other venues and areas as Impact Arts reasonably requires.

Reporting to: Programme Manager

Duration of contract: end June 2022

Working Hours: 22.5 hours/ week over 3 days

Qualifications & Experience:

  • SCQF level 8 in a relevant subject or equivalent comparable experience
  • At least 2 years’ experience in supporting individuals in community settings and providing advice and signposting.
  • Experience of person centred planning
  • Experience of working with young people
  • Experience and understanding of the importance of maintaining confidentiality and data protection procedures.

Other Essentials:

  • Subject to PVG | Disclosure Scotland check

Closing date: 6th December 2021 at 12pm

Interviews: 14th December 2021

To apply: Please complete an application form.

Completed applications should be sent to jobs@impactarts.co.uk by 6th December at midday.

Download the full job pack

Application form

Equal opportunities form

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The team at Impact Arts work hard to secure over £1.5m of funding per year to provide life changing creative experiences for more than 5000 people.

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