Sat 21 July 2018
Competitions & Submissions
Mentoring & Coaching


Deadline: Sun 22 Jul 2018
Location: London
Shakespeare’s Globe is currently seeking a Projects Manager (Learning) who will be responsible for the planning and delivery of Education’s projects and productions created for school students and teachers. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 23 Jul 2018
Location: Edinburgh
Do you want to transform lives through reading and writing? Scottish Book Trust, a national charity, is looking for an experienced and dynamic Director of Programme to be the strategic lead on national programme development, managing high profile stakeholder relationships and inspiring ambitious staff performance.  Read more...

Deadline: Mon 23 Jul 2018
Location: Scotland
Scottish Book Trust is looking for five Digital Storytellers who will each work with one of the following library services: Orkney Library and Archive, Dundee Library and Information Service, East Ayrshire Leisure, Falkirk Community Trust, Inverclyde Libraries. This opportunity is open to creative digital practitioners with experience of working in community settings currently resident in Scotland or who are prepared to relocate to Scotland for the duration of the programme.  Read more...

Deadline: Tue 24 Jul 2018
Location: London
Discover is the UK’s first Story Centre for children aged 0-11 and their families. Based in Stratford, East London, over 100,000 children and adults visited our venue last year. Our aim is to create a love of language, literature and stories.  Read more...

Deadline: Tue 24 Jul 2018
Location: Norwich
A part-time lectureship has become available in the School of Art, Media, and American Studies to support the development of creative and critical teaching in the area of American literature.  Read more...

Deadline: Tue 24 Jul 2018
Location: Wigan
The main responsibility of this role is to support volunteers and nurture partnerships in this project which places volunteers reading with older people living with dementia across Wigan. You will also develop and deliver a publicity plan to raise awareness of the project and build up contacts locally to set up referral routes into groups where appropriate.  Read more...

Deadline: Thu 26 Jul 2018
Location: Bournemouth
Arts University Bournemouth is the leading professional arts university dedicated to turning creativity into careers.Applications are invited to contribute to our BA (Hons) Creative Writing course.  Read more...

Deadline: Sun 29 Jul 2018
Location: Yorkshire
First Story are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive Programme Officer to act as a champion for our mission and creative writing in schools in Yorkshire and Humber. We have been operating with success in the region since 2016 and we are now seeking to develop and embed our presence. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 30 Jul 2018
Location: London
The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama is seeking to appoint a part-time Lecturer in Writing for Drama and Performance, to teach students across two programmes: BA (hons) Drama, Applied Theatre and Education and MA Writing for Stage and Broadcast Media.  Read more...

Deadline: Tue 31 Jul 2018
Location: London
The MILD Group is looking for an events and communications manager for their Live Literature programme, which comprises the Balham Literary Festival, the Dulwich Literary Festival, Festival America and a series of other literary events at Dulwich Books and around South London Read more...

Deadline: Tue 31 Jul 2018
Location: Corby
Made in Corby is a community-led arts programme which produces events and activities designed to surprise, delight and inspire local people. The programme aims to inspire the Corby community to take the lead in experiencing, creating and taking part in high quality arts and cultural activities. We are looking for proposals from practitioners of all art forms who specialise in working in community settings with Early Years and Older People. Read more...

Deadline: Fri 3 Aug 2018
Location: London
A small independent publisher and performing arts company is seeking a part-time (2 days a week) Sales & Marketing Coordinator. From its beginnings as a reading series in a converted railway arch in south London, Penned in the Margins has grown over the last twelve years to be a respected literary producer of new work live, in print and online.  Read more...

Deadline: Mon 6 Aug 2018
Location: Lewisham
Action for refugees in Lewisham (AFRIL) is looking for creatives who use textiles, writing, sculpture and everything in between with experience of working with young people and a passion for community engagement to run one-day workshops for the Helping Hands-ON Project. Read more...

Deadline: Tue 7 Aug 2018
Location: Cardiff
This is a key post that will contribute to the ambitions of the University’s new Strategic Plan 2017/18 – 2022/23. The major commitment will be to teach and assess undergraduate and postgraduate students in the area of Creative Writing. Flexibility to teach across the programme is required.  Read more...

Deadline: Wed 8 Aug 2018
Location: Edinburgh City, Falkirk, Midlothian, Stirling, West Lothian
The Kitchen Conversations project will document women's stories and experiences that led them to choose to live in this rural location. We are looking for an experienced Creative Writing Development Worker to produce a book of these stories in written and digital format.  Read more...

Deadline: Mon 13 Aug 2018
Location: Newcastle
Mslexia, the magazine for women writers, needs an experienced all-rounder to manage its inaugural Women’s Writing Weekend, scheduled to take place in September 2019. The contract will run from 1 October 2018 to 30 September 2019, with total days worked equating to 50% of a full-time contract. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 20 Aug 2018
Location: Milton Keynes
We are seeking to recruit a colleague to join our team of academics within the Department of English and Creative Writing. You will be expected to contribute to the undergraduate and postgraduate teaching of Creative Writing. Read more...

Deadline: Fri 28 Sep 2018
Location: Plymouth
Literature Works is teaming up with the English and Creative Writing department at Plymouth University to appoint a Writer in Residence with a track record in creative writing with experience of delivering talks/workshops to inspire students in the department. Read more...
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