Paramore, who missed his side's last game against Newcastle Falcons, is still out with a rib injury. Peter Buxton continues in his absence.
First-placed Gloucester are currently 11 points ahead of the Sharks, with both teams having three games remaining ahead of the inaugural Zurich Premiership play-offs.
Gloucester squad – 23:
Forwards – 12: Olivier Azam, Jake Boer (captain), Peter Buxton, Mark Cornwell, Andy Deacon, Adam Eustace, Rob Fidler, James Forrester, Chris Fortey, Andy Hazell, Rodrigo Roncero, Trevor Woodman.
Backs – 11: Simon Amor, Thinus Delport, Terry Fanolua, Marcel Garvey, Andy Gomarsall, Ludovic Mercier, Henry Paul, James Simpson-Daniel, Clive Stuart-Smith, Robert Todd.
Kick-off: 15.00 BST (14.00 GMT)