Tue 25 September 2018
Competitions & Submissions
Mentoring & Coaching


Deadline: Wed 26 Sep 2018
Location: Huntingdonshire
We are seeking an organisation/individual/company to programme and deliver a lively and accessible Family Book Festival with opportunities for engagement in the Spring 2019. The Festival will be held in three Huntingdonshire Libraries, the main Festival in Huntingdon Library, with smaller satellite events in Ramsey & St Neots Libraries.  Read more...

Deadline: Thu 27 Sep 2018
Location: London
UEL is seeking a dynamic new colleague to lead the development of BA Creative & Professional Writing, and to contribute to teaching on the programme. Applicants for the post will combine experience of teaching and research in Higher Education with professional skills, experience and a strong publication record.  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...

Deadline: Fri 28 Sep 2018
Location: London
The Society of Authors administers a growing list of prizes and grants. We’re currently looking for an organised and conscientious Awards Assistant to help with the smooth-running of our busy Prizes department. You will assist with the full cycle of some distinguished prizes and help with the planning of our annual Authors’ Awards and other prize presentations.  Read more...

Deadline: Fri 28 Sep 2018
Location: Inverness-shire
Moniack Mhor Writers’ Centre is inviting established international poets to apply for our International Writers’ Residency in 2019. This opportunity was established in 2018 by Moniack Mhor and the British Council to honour Muriel Sparks inspirational, international life and work.  Read more...

Deadline: Tue 2 Oct 2018
Location: Coventry
Coventry University is seeking two part-time outreach workers to support the development and delivery of the outreach programme for the Lanchester Interactive Archive, co-funded by Coventry University and the Heritage Lottery Fund.  Read more...

Deadline: Wed 3 Oct 2018
Location: London
Reading Friends is an innovative reading befriending scheme which is about to start the third year of a four year funded programme. We are looking for an experienced project manager to take responsibility for the day-to-day delivery of this innovative programme and work with the Senior Programme Manager to ensure the programme is sustainable beyond 2020.  Read more...

Deadline: Wed 3 Oct 2018
Location: Edinburgh
We are seeking a full-time Projects Manager to 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.  Read more...

Deadline: Fri 5 Oct 2018
Location: Durham
An artist-in-residence opportunity has arisen at Josephine Butler College. As Durham University’s newest college, we are a bright, dynamic, and creative place to be. We are inviting applications from artists working in any discipline (including writers). The residency will run for eight months from 8 January 2019 until 8 September 2019. Read more...

Deadline: Mon 8 Oct 2018
Location: London
Gasworks is seeking to appoint a London-based artist whose practice is concerned with the advancement of participation within a contemporary art environment. (Open to all art forms including writers) Read more...

Deadline: Thu 11 Oct 2018
Location: Devon
Libraries Unlimited is an independent staff and community owned charity, launched in April 2016. We run 54 libraries across Devon and Torbay, four mobile libraries and a range of other services. We are looking to commission 3 ‘small footprint, digital artworks’ that embrace the concept of the library as a private/public space.  Read more...

Deadline: Thu 11 Oct 2018
Location: Yorkshire
The Challenge is the UK's largest provider of the National Citizen Service (NCS), a government initiative with a mission to empower and inspire 15-17 year olds through personal development and social action. We are looking for a Workshop Facilitator to run two-day workshops in storytelling and creative media, and/or social enterprise (development, marketing & pitching) and start up skills with groups of up to 84 young people.  Read more...

Deadline: Sun 14 Oct 2018
Location: East Midlands
Writing East Midlands is looking for writers and workshop facilitators, with experience of and a strong interest in working with older people, community based work and writing for health and wellbeing to work with us on a new and exciting project, The Elder Tree. 12 positions available in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, rural parts of Lincolnshire, Corby and Leicester. Read more...
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