Senior Partnership Manager x 3 roles
1 x role supporting the South of England
The role holder will work across the south of England – with extensive travel across the region and to other regions of the UK.
The role holder will work from BookTrust offices in Battersea one day per week with the remainder of time being spent across the region and working flexibly from home or in partner settings.
1 x role supporting the Central England
The role holder will work across Central England – with extensive travel across the region and to other regions of the UK.
At present the role will be home based with the requirement to work across the region with regular travel to partner locations and other BookTrust offices in London and Leeds, however there may be a future requirement to base one day a week in a Central region office should the eventuality arise.
1 x role supporting the North of England
The role holder will work across the north of England – with extensive travel across the region and to other regions of the UK.
The role holder will work from BookTrust offices in Leeds one day per week with the remainder of time being spent across the region and working flexibly from home or in partner settings.
Salary: £43,000 p.a.
BookTrust is the UK's largest children's reading charity. Working with every local authority and across every region in England, Northern Ireland and Wales, and supported by Arts Council funding, we reach over 3 million families a year through schools, health visitors, libraries and other partners. This incredible network helps us to get children excited about reading from an early age. We know that children who read are happier, healthier, more creative and do better at school.
This is an exciting time to join us; Book Trust is investing in the expansion of the Partnership Team that supports our work across England. Building our capacity in all regions of England will offer greater opportunity to work with our partners in a place-based way, working in and with local communities and the children and families most in need of support.
As a Senior Partnerships Manager, you will manage regional a team of partnerships professionals and the network of regional partners that support our work.
To apply, you must complete all elements of the process below and submit by the closing date. To find out 'How to Apply', please go to our website. The selection process will take place in June 2022.
- Submit a written answer in no more than 750 words to the question below:
“Can you tell us about a time when you have managed multiple relationships to deliver an outcome or to meet the objectives critical to organisational delivery. Please tell us how you approached and led the management and development of those relationships, measured success and built best practice”.
- Please submit your CV, comprising of no more than 2 sides of A4.
- Please submit a covering email stating only the attachment of the documents set out in points 1 and 2 and confirming which role and region you wish to apply for. Lengthy covering emails will be disregarded
Want to join us? Find out more about who we are by going to our website.
Closing date: Friday, 3rd June, 12pm
Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusivity
We aim to provide an inclusive recruitment process and actively welcome applications from diverse talent pools: BAME candidates, candidates with disabilities and long-term conditions and candidates from underrepresented communities.
We are committed to equality of opportunity and want to ensure we have an accessible application process for all candidates. If you need any reasonable adjustments or would like us to do anything differently during the application process, please contact our HR team (contact details can be found on our website).
BookTrust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The recruitment and selection process reflect our commitment to safeguarding therefore, the suitability of all prospective employees will be assessed during the recruitment process in line with this commitment, and pre-employment checks.