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Top job! Children & Schools Programme Director

  • Full time
  • £35,000 – £38,000
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 17th June 2019

  • Advertised from 30th May 2019
  • + 5% pension. Full-time, permanent.


An unparalleled opportunity to create the world’s most joyful and innovative celebration of books, words and ideas for young people. Our Children’s and Schools Programmes encourage thoughtful engagement, challenge expectations and inspire people of all ages and backgrounds. Outstanding vision and creativity coupled with excellent communication and project management skills will be required to deliver the best possible experience for audiences and participants.

Application notes

For further information, please visit or contact or call 01317185666

Closing date: Monday 17 June 2019, 5pm

Interviews: Week commencing Monday 24 June 2019 (to be confirmed)

Edinburgh International Book Festival is a Real Living Wage employer and an Investor in People. Registered charity no: SC010120 (Scotland)