Festival Jobs & Opportunities

Bradford Literature Festival couldn’t happen without the dedicated team of full-time staff, freelancers and volunteers who work together on the event each year. See below for details of jobs currently available at the festival.

Current Vacancies:

Education Programme Producer

Bradford Literature Festival is looking for a Education Programme Producer to:

  • Manage relationships with local schools and education providers
  • Produce and deliver a year-round programme of engagement and activity, ranging from small workshops, to day-long events for up to 1000 students
  • Produce and deliver the in-festival Schools Programme (June/July delivery)

Job Title: Education Programme Producer

Basic Terms: 9-month fixed term contract with the opportunity to become permanent for the right candidate.

Location: Bradford

Salary: £23k – £26k (pro-rata) dependent upon experience

Working Hours: 9am – 5.30pm, Monday – Friday

Flexibility is essential and long hours will be required during the festival period.

Reports to: Kelly Holt – Creative Producer

Closing Date: Friday 22nd November

Click here to download the complete job description and application instructions.

Volunteering at the Festival

In addition to our core staff, hundreds of enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers join us at the festival each year. Volunteers come from many different walks of life, but all come away with new experiences, ideas and contacts. We will be recruiting for volunteers for the 2020 festival in spring next year.


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