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Periodically, we post job openings on this page. The job description, application deadline and all relevant information will appear on this page when an opening is available. 

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Assistant to Stephanie Thwaites’ Office (Books)


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an assistant to join our Books Department on a fixed term basis in the office of Stephanie Thwaites.

This role involves providing proactive and efficient support to a busy office, helping to provide the best possible service to current and potential literary clients and publishing partners.

We are looking for a full-time assistant with excellent communication skills, time management skills, and great attention to detail. The ideal candidate will have a demonstrable editorial interest and love of reading, including books for children and young adults.


Why choose us?

-     We are a passionate group of people who love what we do and love
working with each other

-     We care about employee wellbeing and offer free yoga and personal
training classes, and social club outings to relax and unwind together
(currently on Zoom)


We'll be working from home until such time as circumstances allow us to return to working in our central London offices, and we will be open to considering flexible working arrangements within the UK.

We aim to build a creative environment that celebrates the differences of our clients and colleagues, offering equal opportunities regardless of gender, race,
socio-economic background, age, disability, sexual orientation and national origin.   In our role as conduits and champions of cultural expression we are conscious of our responsibility to reflect the world around us. This means making a considered effort to create an inclusive culture in the workplace and promote opportunities for the broadest possible range of talent.  We welcome all applications from people with interesting ideas, skills and experience.

Please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments during the interview
process.

Salary range: £24-25k per annum and attractive benefits package

Start date: May 2021


Download the job description here >> Job Description - Assistant to Stephanie Thwaites' Office 

To apply, send your CV with a covering letter to jobs@curtisbrown.co.uk. Please make sure you put ‘Assistant to Stephanie Thwaites (Books)’ in the subject line of your email.

The closing date for applications is 9am Monday 19th April 2021.


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Vacancy at Curtis Brown Creative Ltd
(https://www.curtisbrowncreative.co.uk/)


An exciting opportunity has arisen at Curtis Brown Creative, the UK’s only agent-led creative writing school.


Courses Manager
(Part-time - 2.5 days per week subject to discussion) 

This role centres on the smooth running of our online and London-based creative writing courses, as well as our new Breakthrough Writers’ Programme of opportunities for under-represented writers. You’ll be working as part of our Courses management team.

Start date: from 4 May 2021. Start date flexible
Applications close: 21 April 2021 – 12 noon
Salary: Competitive salary and attractive benefits package


You’ll be joining Curtis Brown Creative’s eight-person team to work initially from home, with daily Zoom meetings, plenty of contact through good communications systems, and a busy schedule of online courses to deliver. We’ll be working from home full-time until circumstances allow us to return to working some of the time in our central London offices. You’ll be working with Curtis Brown Creative’s tutors (all published authors), the Curtis Brown and C&W book agents and some of their clients, and with the many aspiring writers from all over the world who enrol on our courses.


Why choose us?                                                                        

- We are a passionate group of people who love what we do and love working with each other
- We care about employee wellbeing and offer free yoga and personal training classes, and social club outings to relax and unwind together (currently on Zoom)
- We also offer season ticket loans, a bike to work scheme, enhanced pension contribution up to 5% of your base salary, and private healthcare (after 2 years’ service)


You must have the right to work in the UK (you will be asked to provide original documentation as evidence of this).

We aim to build a creative environment that celebrates the differences of our students and colleagues, offering equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, socio-economic background, age, disability, sexual orientation and national origin. In our role as conduits and champions of cultural expressions we are conscious of our responsibility to reflect the world around us. This means making a considered effort to create an inclusive culture in the workplace and promote opportunities for the broadest possible range of talent. We welcome all applications from people with interesting ideas, skills and experience.

Please click on the link below to download the full job description:

**Courses Manager**                                                                                           

To apply to this role, please send:

  • Your CV
  • A covering letter outlining why you feel you would be ideal for the role (please include details of the dates you are available to start, and salary expectations)

We would like these materials as Word or PDF documents attached to an email. Please send to jobs@curtisbrown.co.uk and please ensure that you put 'Courses Manager – Curtis Brown Creative' in the subject line of your email.

We anticipate an interview process with at least two stages, and those selected for interview will be asked to complete and submit a written test.

Please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments during the interview process.

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Due to the high volume of applications we receive for all our vacancies, regretfully we cannot always reply personally to everyone who applies, or provide feedback on individual applications.  If your application to a recent job vacancy has been successful, then you will usually hear from us within 2 to 3 weeks of the closing date. ​


RIGHT TO WORK IN THE UK: All applicants for any vacancies advertised (this includes our internship schemes) must already have the right to work in the UK. If you have a work visa, then there must be at least two years remaining on your visa.


We embrace diversity and seek to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and to develop a business culture that reflects that belief. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief.