Newcastle-Upon- Tyne Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children's Books - Creative Associate

Tuesday 29 August 2017

During the 2016-17 financial year Seven Stories’ learning programmes have had over 47,255 engagements with children and young people.

We are seeking an excellent arts engagement practitioner to join our team of Creative Associates, delivering Seven Stories’ creative learning and engagement outreach programmes across the region. You will deliver a range of learning and engagement programmes in schools, education settings and public spaces to engage children, young people and adults in shared story experiences. This will include short term engagements such as Story Party, Sensory Adventures and Reading for Pleasure sessions along with longer term engagements such as Families Reading Together and Reader in Residence programmes.

To reflect our commitment to safeguarding children, all employees working for Seven Stories are required to be checked by the Disclosure and Barring Service. Grade B1: £18,905 - £23,345 pro rata plus pension benefits

Part time, term time only, 15 hours per week (Thursday & Friday)

Closing date: 12 noon Wednesday 6 September 2017

Interviews to be held on: Wednesday 20 September 2017