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Job: Projects Manager

An exciting opportunity to coordinate and plan our year round On The Road programme of work. [ Permanent, full-time contract 40 hours per week ] The Projects Manager will plan, co-ordinate and ensure the effective delivery of the On the Road programme, achieving maximum impact for audiences and partners, and contributing to the Festival’s strategic vision. A celebration of words and ideas, On the Road blends the very best from groups and organisations across the country with the energy and excitement of the August Book Festival. Produced in collaboration with a variety of partners, this wide-ranging programme of events and projects brings authors, artists and audiences together to inspire each other and to be inspired, to share stories and experiences, and bring books to life for people of all ages in their own communities. On the Road is a key part of our strategy to grow and diversify our audiences and improve equality of access. The Projects Manager works with teams across the organisation to develop and deliver a programme ranging from high profile, one off author events to sustained artist residencies within diverse communities. On the Road is created and produced with partners including libraries, arts organisations, theatre groups, artists, academic institutions, community groups, prisons, reading groups and many more. For further information and to apply for the role please, contact follow the link below >>>

Posted 5 days ago
By Edinburgh International Book Festival

Salary £25,000.
Deadline 03 October 2018
www.edbookfest.co.uk

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Job: Head of School Communities

Do you want to transform lives through reading and writing? Scottish Book Trust, a national charity, is looking for an experienced Head of School Communities Programme to lead our high profile and creatively excellent programmes delivered in schools. Are you: • an excellent communicator and influencer • skilled at managing high profile external stakeholder relations • knowledgeable about arts, literature and education policy in Scotland • experienced at senior management level • a motivational team leader This is a full time (35 hours per week) permanent position. Please note the interviews are due to take place on Wednesday 25th or Thursday 26th July. For further information and to apply for the role, please follow the link below >>>

Posted 2 months ago
By Scottish Book Trust

Salary £32,000-39,000 (under review
Deadline 16 July 2019
www.scottishbooktrust.com

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