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School Communities Manager (Attainment) Maternity Cover

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Job title: School Communities Manager (Attainment)

Contract: Full time (35 hours per week), fixed term maternity cover (9–12months)

Salary: £28,500–£34,999 (Grade 5)

Closing date: Monday 22 November, 10am

Job Summary

As part of its work with school communities, Scottish Book Trust works in partnership with the Scottish Government and Education Scotland to deliver Read, Write, Count.

The School Communities Manager leads on the design, supply and distribution of the bag gifting component elements to agreed deadlines and budgets. The post also leads on the strategic development, design and implementation of discrete projects in both programmes, including the Read, Write, Count training programme, working with relevant stakeholders, as required. The post works closely with the other School Communities Managers to ensure teaching resources align with bag-gifting component elements and the wider School Communities Programme.

The post leads on establishing and managing expert panels and external consultants to support programme design and impact. The post line manages the School Communities Administrator and Regional Outreach Coordinators to establish local authority, school and community relationships.

Key Responsibilities

Knowledge, skills and experience

Other information

The post is based at Scottish Book Trust's offices in Edinburgh, working remotely with designated access to the office during current restrictions.

The post holder must be prepared to travel occasionally for work-related duties.

This appointment will be conditional upon securing PVG level clearance from Disclosure Scotland.

How to apply

Applications are now closed. This page is for information only.