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The Reading Agency

Programme Manager, Children’s Reading – £32,000 per annum

The Reading Agency is looking for an experienced project manager to join our Children’s Reading Team, to lead and manage the delivery of the Summer Reading Challenge.

The Summer Reading Challenge  is a highly successful reading for pleasure campaign for children.  It has been running for 19 years and is delivered through a unique partnership between The Reading Agency and public libraries across the UK.  Last year over 729,000 children aged 4-11 years took part throughout England, Scotland and Wales.

As well as excellent project management skills, you will need experience of commissioning, and managing design and design processes, plus knowledge of the world of children’s books and reading.

This is a full time contract, based at The Reading Agency’s office in Central London.

To find out more

For further information about this role and for details of how to apply, please go to the Reading Agency’s website.


The closing date for applications is 5.00 pm on Thursday 20 July 2017

Interviews will be held in Central London on Thursday 3 August 2017

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