Education Manager (Literature) with Cheltenham Festivals

Full Time
Salary: £30,000 per annum
5% employer’s pension contribution, childcare vouchers, staff ticket allocation

Cheltenham Festivals is a leading cultural organisation with around 36 days of Festivals of Literature, Jazz, Music and Science as well as year-round schools and outreach projects.

Cheltenham Festivals is entering its next stage of development and growth to: significantly build and extend our reputation and reach; develop and diversify our audiences; and inspire new visitors and supporters. Achieving this requires ambition and new approaches and openness to working collaboratively. Underpinning all the work that we do is our charitable purpose to promote arts and sciences to everybody.

The Education Manager will have a key role in developing, promoting and evaluating this activity, taking a lead on Literacy. The successful candidate will have exceptional project management and people skills, and be a consummate team player. You will have: up-to-date knowledge of the National Curriculum and exam syllabuses, specifically in English; understanding of how digital initiatives can enhance learning; an ability to measure and report impact; and ideally, evidence of successful teaching experience (primary or secondary).

Please find a downloadable Job Description, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form in the Downloads section of this page.

Closing date: 9am, Wednesday 4th October 2017

Interview date: Tuesday 17th & Wednesday 18th October 2017, in Cheltenham