The Royal Society of Literature seeks an Events and Education Manager

Annual salary £26,500 – £30,000 pro rata (4 days a week), permanent. Play a central role in engaging the public in literature through events and education programmes at the RSL. Deadline Wednesday 25 April 2018 at 12 noon

The Royal Society of Literature (RSL) is Britain’s national charity for the advancement of literature. Our world-class events programme offers an unparalleled opportunity to explore literature’s rich past and engage with the writers shaping its future, through around 20 events per year. Their schools outreach programme, delivered in partnership with education charity First Story, is a crucial part of the RSL’s activities, and one which they hope to expand as they work towards their bicentenary in 2020.

As the successful applicant, you will take lead responsibility for their public events and schools outreach programmes, applying your passion for literature and excellent project management skills to the role. You will have experience in managing a complex workload, meeting numerous deadlines and the ability to maintain and develop relationships with partners, sponsors and trustees.


Please find the job description and person specification here.

To apply, please use the application form and guidelines here.  Do not send a CV or any other attachments.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 25 April 2018 at 12 noon.

11/04/2018 - 25/04/2018
Contact Name: 
Annette Brook
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