Engage seeks Office and Communications Assistant

Closing Date: 14 January 2019

Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education

Location: London

Remuneration: £22,000 - £23,000



Office and Communications Assistant
Permanent contract
London office
Salary range: 22,000 – 23000; 40 hours per week

Engage, the National Association for Gallery Education wishes to recruit an Office and Communications Assistant to support the efficient running of the Engage London office.

Contributing to the effective daily running of the office and providing general support for Engage’s work, the role will provide assistance across several areas including: membership; training activities and research; logistical and administrative support for the Director and other staff; communications; Journal production and bookkeeping support for the Finance and Governance Manager.

This is an opportunity to be part of a small, enthusiastic team in a national visual arts education organisation. The postholder will have excellent administrative and IT skills, be highly numerate, and have experience of working in an office and supporting events. Experience administering a membership scheme and use of websites/social media would be advantageous. A flexible and proactive team member, the postholder will have an interest in the visual arts and education.

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.