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Job details

Job details
Employer Cheltenham Festivals Ltd
Location Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary £30,000 per annum
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018

The Role

The role of the Education Manager is to assist the Director of Education in shaping the Education programme across all four Festivals - Music, Literature, Jazz and Science; this role will be the specialist knowledge lead with regards to the Literature Festival. Education and year-round projects are a core element of the work of the Festivals, and the Education Manager will have a key role in developing, promoting and evaluating this activity.

The Education Team consists of 5 permanent members of staff, Education Director, 3 x Education Managers (Jazz/Music, Science & Literature leads) and 1 part-time Education co-ordinator.

Key areas of responsibility include:

· Assist the Director of Education in shaping the Education Programme

· Support the Development team in attracting funding for all Education projects.

· Work closely with the  Literature Programming team to design and develop Festival on-site and outreach programmes for children and young people which fulfils the Festivals’ vision and objectives

· Jointly lead the delivery, including evaluation, of the Literature for Schools Festival Programme.

· Liaise with Festival and Marketing teams to promote the programme in order to increase participation and to build the CF brand

· Project manage identified year-round programmes, taking responsibility for the delivery, impact evaluation and budget

· Build Cheltenham Festivals’ profile within existing and new subject-specialist networks

· Write concise and accurate reports

· Coordinate, contract and support freelance practitioners, volunteers and work experience students

Locations and contacts

109-111 Bath Road
GL53 7LS
United Kingdom