Members Support

Glasgow Connected Arts Network provides a bespoke professional development training, networking and mentoring programme geared specifically for those working in the Creative Industries in Scotland. There are thematic networking events called CreativeConnect, monthly training workshops and 1-to-1 support sessions on offer.

We host friendly and informative networking for Glasgow creatives and freelancers.

Our networking sessions are open to both Glasgow Connected Arts Network members and non-members and are always FREE to attend. It is friendly, informal and a great opportunity to connect with fellow artists, freelancers and organisations. Each month we usually have a guest speaker or a particular topic or theme.

We provide bespoke training sessions for Creatives.

Our bespoke professional development training workshops happen regularly throughout the year. They are specialist led and geared specifically for those working in the creative industries in Scotland.

Our training events are open to Glasgow Connected Arts Network members and non-members and are designed to be accessible and affordable.

Previous training sessions have covered topics such as: Fundraising for Creatives, Project Planning, Writing a Business Plan, Marketing and Social Media, Neurodiversity in the Creative Industries, Anti-Racism, Safeguarding and much more.

Image Credit: Tiu Makkonen

Image Credit: Tiu Makkonen

We provide FREE 1-to-1 Support Sessions.

If you are a member or prospective member of Glasgow Connected Arts Network and have a creative project or idea and would benefit from a one-to-one support session please complete the sign up form below.

Sessions are lead by the Glasgow Connected Arts Network team. You will be matched with a team member whose expertise aligns with your enquiry.

*Please be aware that support sessions are designed to support people who work (or have a desire work) primarily in communities / Participatory Arts therefore the surgery may only be suitable if this is the sector you work in or are looking to get into.

Support sessions can take place via the phone or Zoom. Request a slot by filling out this short form. Please give a little bit of detail if you can as this will help us prepare for your session.

If you have any other queries please email comms@glasgowcan.org.

Upcoming Events

We’re Hiring!

Deadline to apply: Tuesday 5th March by 5pm. Interviews will be held via Zoom on 11th March 2024.

We’re currently recruiting for a Youth Arts Coordinator (Maternity Cover) to lead on the delivery of Creative Glasgow’s Youth Arts Programme.

The Coordinator will support and grow The Bold Collective, run youth-led events, projects and provide training and placement opportunities.

Salary: £31,130 FTE (pro rata 3 days) For more details visit the vacancies page of our website: https://www.glasgowcan.org/vacancies/

Catch Up on Previous Events:

The Impact of Participatory Arts: A Panel Conversation, Hosted in collaboration with Creative Mornings Glasgow.

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