Established in 2009, CREATE Paisley is an innovative youth project at the heart of Renfrewshire
(Paisley) which seeks to see young people transformed through creativity, community,
confidence and finding their voice .
Create Paisley is founded upon a Christian ethos. The events and activities which Create run, are
not evangelistic, but are underpinned by five of what we believe are God’s values in the world; love,
justice, community, empowerment, and, last but not least, creativity.
CREATE has worked with thousands of young people over the last 9 years, providing safe, creative
spaces and opportunities for young people through youth drop ins, open mic nights, creative arts
workshops, youth forums, youth volunteering and supporting young people to make a difference.
CREATE’s activities are supported by a Project Manager and a dedicated team of 30 volunteers.
As a result of a strategic review over the last 12 months, CREATE has developed a new vision
statement, defined social objectives and written a 3 year business plan with ambitious goals to
reach our vision through developing our staffing team, income generation whilst ensuring we
maintain our community development approach and that programmes and approaches reflect the
We currently have an exciting opportunity to recruit Trustees to join the Board of CREATE. We are
looking for individuals who have an interest in enriching the lives of young people in Paisley through partnering in our vision and values and offering their skills and experience to help the organisation grow and develop.