Writing Communities Co-ordinator (Live Literature)

Please note that applications for this vacancy are now closed. This page is for information only.

If you have any queries, please contact recruitment@scottishbooktrust.com(this will open in a new window) or call Meg Elphee on 0131 524 0160.

Job summary

The Live Literature Co-ordinator manages the Live Literature programme. The post uses diplomacy, initiative and efficiency to manage and communicate with writers, schools, libraries and other stakeholders. Working with the Head of Writing Communities, the post co-ordinates and manages the delivery of the Live Literature programme and feeds into its development. The post liaises with a wide range of partners and supports writers of all levels engage with our programmes.

Salary: Grade 3 (£21,000-£24,999)

Duration: Fixed term – 12 months with possible extension to 18 months

Reporting to: Head of Writing Communities

Interview date: Tuesday 21 January

Key responsibilities

Programme development

Other programme support

Knowledge, skills and experience

The post is based at Scottish Book Trust’s offices in Edinburgh. Appointment will be conditional on securing basic clearance from Disclosure Scotland.