Engage seeks Communications Officer (Maternity Cover), part time

Closing Date: 14 January 2019

Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education

Location: London

Remuneration: £26,000 - £28,000



Communications Officer

Maternity Cover, London Office
Part Time, 32 Hours/week, Fixed term 9 – 12 Months
Salary: £26,000 – £28000; 32 hours a week.

Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education wishes to recruit a Communications Officer to contribute to the efficient running of the organisation.

The Communications Officer role includes: responsibility for the Engage website and online resources; taking a lead role in marketing Engage and its programmes; supporting the production of the Engage journal and other Engage publications; and providing general support for Engage’s work.

This is an opportunity to be part of a small, enthusiastic team in a national visual arts education organisation. The postholder will have excellent communication, administrative and IT skills; experience of supporting a website and developing online communications; and a good knowledge of marketing, proofreading and editing. A flexible and proactive team member, the postholder will have an interest in the visual arts and education. Experience of working in the arts, education or the third sector would be advantageous.

Engage is the lead advocacy and training network for gallery education. We support arts educators, organisations and artists to work together with communities in dynamic, open exchanges that give everyone the opportunity to learn and benefit from the arts. Engage has 800+ members in the UK and abroad in c.270 organisations. Engage is an Arts Council England Sector Support Organisation and receives funding for its programmes in Scotland from Creative Scotland and for the programme in Wales from the Arts Council of Wales. Funding has also been received from trusts and foundations, individuals and the corporate sector.

The deadline for applications is 10:00 am, Monday 14 January 2019

For further information including a Job Description, Person Specification and details on how to apply please visit our website.