Paragon
Paragon

Charity registered in Scotland SC009006

Paragon is an inclusive music company inspiring people to create and perform their own music. We are passionate about using music and the arts to raise people's aspirations, promoting positive self-image, teamwork, communication and learning.

Current vacancies

Board Members

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Glasgow (On site)
  • Closing 3rd June 2024

Paragon Music is an inclusive arts company inspiring people to create and perform their own music and dance. We are passionate about using music and the arts to raise people’s aspirations, self-image, teamwork, communication and learning. We believe that music and the arts have the power to transform lives when guided by two key principles - Equality and Inclusion.

Paragon’s vision is a more equal and inclusive society where people flourish individually and together through music and dance.

About the role

Paragon is seeking skilled and motivated individuals to join our Board of Directors. We are recruiting people who possess strategic vision, good independent judgement but above all, people who share our values of equity and inclusion.

We welcome applications from those with lived experience of disability including mental health conditions. We also welcome applications from those protected under the 2010 Equalities Act due to age, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. Those with care experience, caring responsibilities and on low incomes are encouraged to apply and we will accept applications in any format and meet any interview expenses.

We welcome applicants with experience in any discipline or industry, either paid or voluntary. At the moment we are particularly keen to recruit people with skills and experience in any of the following areas:

· People & Wellbeing (HR)

· Accountancy

· IT - Technology & Science

· Fundraising

· Marketing

· Sustainability

Previous experience in a similar position would be welcome, although not required as training opportunities and a full induction will be offered.

The Board meets 4 times per year for 2-3 hours on weekdays, usually in the evenings. Reasonable expenses will be reimbursed and training and ongoing support will be provided, the role is non-remunerated.

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Board Members

  • Management Board
  • Unpaid
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 3rd March 2023

Paragon Music is an inclusive arts company inspiring people to create and perform their own music and dance. We are passionate about using music and the arts to raise people’s aspirations, self-image, teamwork, communication and learning. We believe that music and the arts have the power to transform lives when guided by two key principles - Equality and Inclusion.

About the role

Paragon is seeking skilled and motivated individuals to join our Board of Directors.

We are recruiting people who possess strategic vision, good independent judgement but above all, people who share our values of equity and inclusion.

We are looking for people with skills and experience in any of the following:

  • People & Wellbeing (HR)
  • IT - Technology & Science
  • Fundraising
  • Marketing
  • Participation and Coproduction
  • Sustainability
  • Charity and Business governance

The Board meets 4 times per year for 2-3 hours on weekdays, usually in the evenings. Reasonable expenses will be reimbursed and training and ongoing support will be provided, the role is non-remunerated.

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Partnerships Coordinator

  • Part time
  • £24,205 – £26,349 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 22nd August 2022

Paragon is an inclusive arts company based in Glasgow. We are looking for a Partnerships Coordinator for our Groove programme. Groove is an artist development programme for aspiring musicians and dancers with additional support needs. Groove creates accessible opportunities for emerging artists to come together, be creative, feel inspired, and express themselves.

The Groove Partnerships Coordinator is a new role within Paragon which aims to build on previous work, developing and strengthening links with people and organisations in line with artists’ individual creative pathways. The role will build a network of partnerships with health and social care sectors, promoters, arts companies, venues, and further & higher education. The role will support emerging artists on the Groove programme to make connections and forge a meaningful creative life.

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