Pastoral Support Worker (North Ayrshire)

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Impact Arts are seeking an experienced arts tutor to deliver an innovative creative employability programme taking place 3 days a week for 12 weeks for unemployed parents in North Ayrshire. Impactful Parents is an innovative creative employability programme newly developed by Impact Arts, aimed at unemployed parents from some of North Ayrshire’s most disadvantaged
communities. The programme will operate out of our central premises on Bank St, Irvine. It has been designed as a fun, non-traditional Stage 1-2 employability programme which embeds creativity in all planned activities, with an emphasis on using visual arts to improve parents’ health and wellbeing, using performance/drama to develop core employability skills and in providing support
with home making (such as sessions in making small items for the home or joint parent-child creative play activities).

Job title: Pastoral Support Worker

Salary: £24,558 – £26,500 per annum (£14,734.80 – £15,900 pro rata for 22.5 hours per week)

Based at: 60 Bank St, Irvine, KA12 0LP

Reporting to: Programme Manager
Duration of contract: Fixed tern until 31st March 2024
Working Hours: 22.5 hours per week over 3 days: Monday – Wednesday between 9am-5pm

Travel: You may be required between other Impact Arts projects

Qualifications & Experience:

  • SCQF level 9 in a relevant arts discipline
  • Relevant qualifications/experience with a specific creative/technical industry is desirable
  • At least 2 years’ experience in delivering creative activity in diverse community settings

Other Essentials: Subject to Disclosure Scotland check
Closing date: Monday 4th Dec 2023 at 9am
Expected Start Date: 5th January 2024

Disclosure: Successful candidates will be required to undergo a Basic Disclosure check.

To apply:

Please send your completed application form to by 9am on Monday 4th December

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