Wed 27 October 2021
Competitions & Submissions
Mentoring & Coaching
Manuscript Appraisals


Deadline: Thu 28 Oct 2021
Location: London
The Royal Court is the home of the English Stage Company Limited (ESC) and is the UK’s leading theatre dedicated to new writing. The Literary Coordinator is a key role in the Literary Team and will work closely with the Literary Associate and Literary Manager to nurture writers at every stage of their career. Read more...

Deadline: Fri 29 Oct 2021
Location: Dublin
Applications are invited for a four year post of a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Creative Writing within UCD School of English, Drama and Film. Read more...

Deadline: Sun 31 Oct 2021
Location: Nottingham
As part of our ongoing outreach programme, the Nottingham Poetry Festival team is recruiting five Lead Writers to facilitate our upcoming Word Walk series – outdoor creative writing workshops for invited local community groups who may be beginners to poetry. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 1 Nov 2021
Location: Yorkshire
We’re looking for a dynamic individual to lead on the development and delivery of the renowned and respected arts and events programme at the Brontë Parsonage Museum. Read more...

Deadline: Tue 2 Nov 2021
Location: London
The Royal Court is the home of the English Stage Company Limited (ESC) and is the UK’s leading theatre dedicated to new writing. We are looking for an artist whose practice focuses on new work and who brings experience of working with writers; a deep curiosity about dramaturgy; and a commitment to new forms and stories that will disrupt, reconstruct, and open-up space for change. Read more...

Deadline: Wed 3 Nov 2021
Location: London
Full time post providing administration, programming and website support for The Poetry School - the UK's leading provider of poetry education and proud member of Arts Council England's National Portfolio Organisations.  Read more...

Deadline: Thu 4 Nov 2021
Location: Bristol
We are currently looking for three creative professionals of African or African-Caribbean heritage in Bristol who are artists, printmakers, sculptors, ceramicists, metalworkers, textile artists, poets, actors, musicians or dancers to film for a schools project. Read more...

Deadline: Thu 4 Nov 2021
Location: UK
New Queers on the Block is Marlborough Productions’ LGBTQIA+ artist and community development programme. Read more...

Deadline: Fri 5 Nov 2021
Location: Winchester
The trustees of Winchester Poetry Festival wish to appoint an Artistic Director(s) to work with them on the vision, development and programming of the 2023 festival and future activity. Read more...

Deadline: Fri 5 Nov 2021
Location: Remote working
Would you like to work with us to support people living with dementia and the people who care for them through our shared reading programme Reading is Caring? Read more...

Deadline: Sun 7 Nov 2021
Location: Norwich
We are looking for an Executive Director (ED) who will work collaboratively with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to deliver NCW’s vision and strategic ambition. We are also looking for a Head of Communications and Development, a new role for NCW bringing together our communications and development functions to best communicate our vision and activities to our audiences and stakeholders. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 8 Nov 2021
Location: Cockermouth
We are looking for a writer, someone who is comfortable interacting with primary school aged children (helping to draw stories out of them), for the "I am Dorothy" project in Cockermouth, part of the 250 year celebration of Dorothy Wordsworth. Read more...

Deadline: Thu 18 Nov 2021
Location: Worcester
BA Screenwriting is situated within the School of Arts and embedded within the Department of Theatre, Film and Media Production. Media related courses aligned to Screenwriting include; Animation, Digital Media Production, Film Production, Film Production with Television and Journalism. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 22 Nov 2021
Location: Belfast
The School of Arts, English and Languages seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Creative Writing (Prose) for a period of one year (in the first instance). Read more...

Deadline: Mon 22 Nov 2021
Location: Scotland
Following three successful residencies with writers Jan Carson, Alice Ash and Heather Parry, Open Book is looking for a new Writer in Residence as part of its ongoing Unbound project. Read more...

Deadline: Tue 30 Nov 2021
Location: London
FIE: Foundation for International Education is an international educational organisation working in partnership with universities and colleges in the US to provide immersive study abroad programs for undergraduate students in London, Dublin, and Amman. We are seeking sessional lecturers to teach literature (creative writing and Shakespeare/early modern English literature) in London. Read more...

Deadline: Wed 1 Dec 2021
Location: Oxford
The Department for Continuing Education specialises in providing quality education to adult learners. We require part-time tutors to teach our in-person Weekly Classes and live, online Weekly Oxford Worldwide (WOW) programme. Read more...
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