Wed 24 July 2024
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Deadline: Sun 28 Jul 2024
Location: Edinburgh
We are looking for an enthusiastic administrator with excellent communications and organisational skills to join the Early Years team at Scottish Book Trust. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 29 Jul 2024
Location: North East England
Apply for a six-month residency and get the time and space to work on a new creative project. Five writers and creatives based in Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland will receive £5000, as well as mentoring and support to experiment, build skills, and make work that they may not otherwise be able to. There is also one screenwriting residency on offer, in partnership with Tyneside Cinema. Read more...

Deadline: Wed 31 Jul 2024
Location: Guildford
The University of Surrey is delighted to announce a renewal of the Surrey Poetry Fellowship as part of the institution’s longstanding commitment to establishing Guildford as a centre for the creation, performance, publication and study of poetry. Read more...

Deadline: Wed 31 Jul 2024
Location: Finsbury Park, London
Volunteer Write to Life Mentors sought to mentor clients in creative writing sessions (one to one and group workshop) at Write to Life, the creative writing group at Freedom from Torture. Read more...

Deadline: Fri 2 Aug 2024
Location: Egham
Applications are invited for the post of Teaching Fellow in Creative Writing: Playwriting, Screenwriting and Adaptation in the Department of English. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 5 Aug 2024
Location: London
The Society of Authors is looking for a Head of Membership & Author Communities (deadline: 5 August 2024) and a Membership & Operations Assistant (deadline: 12 August 2024). Read more...

Deadline: Fri 9 Aug 2024
Location: Edinburgh
Are you interested in being part of the leadership of the City of Literature and a network that offers international opportunities to creatives in Edinburgh?  Read more...

Deadline: Thu 29 Aug 2024
Location: Birmingham
Writing West Midlands is once again teaming up with Birmingham Libraries to recruit the next two Poets Laureate for 2024-26. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 2 Sep 2024
Location: Machynlleth, mid-Wales
Write Within has opened the call for a residency to offer a writer of minoritized identity a seven-night stay at the Writers’ Cabin, situated just outside Machynlleth, mid-Wales with a £100 stipend. The residency runs from Monday 10 – Monday 17 February 2025 inclusive. The deadline to apply is Monday 2 September 2024. Read more...

Deadline: Fri 13 Sep 2024
Location: Wales
BookTrust Cymru are inviting authors, poets, writers, musicians, performers and children’s storytellers to help create some special new content for Big Welsh Rhyme Time 2025. Up to three commissions of £600 each are available.  Read more...
Jobs Bulletins / Websites
The weekly NAWE ebulletin brings you all the latest writing-related jobs in a convenient digest. Other sites to visit for various arts-related jobs are:

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The Bookseller
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Creative Scotland
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Guardian Jobs
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Times Higher Education
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