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Application Pack: Ledbury Poetry Resilience Project Manager

Ledbury Poetry is the home of poetry in the UK. We produce the country’s biggest poetry festival as well as offering a year-round programme of poetry events. We are looking for a Project Manager to work Part Time – 2 days per week. £65,000-£104,000 p/a pro rata (£250-£400 per day).

Ledbury Poetry’s resilience project is the first stage of an ambitious initiative which will ultimately culminate in the purchase and redevelopment of Ledbury Poetry House, located in the historic Barrett Browning Institute. This initial project will facilitate organisational development and resilience, leaving us in the optimum position for heritage capital redevelopment funding. The project manager will ensure the successful delivery of Ledbury Poetry’s resilience project, in line with our National Heritage Lottery Funding.

The role will require an understanding of audiences for heritage, and to tell our story to enable marketing, audience development; and promoting interest and engagement with the Poetry House, its historic environment, our contribution to placemaking and building the recognition of Ledbury as the UK’s Poetry Town.

Please see full application pack above.
Closing date for applications: 1st May 2024, 5pm.
CV & covering letter to: