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Freelance project manager, Empathy Lab


Freelance Project Manager

EmpathyLab has received a  grant from NESTA to deliver an exciting empathy transition project with a cohort of Welsh schools. We are looking for  a freelance project manager to work with the team two days a week to deliver this programme over the next 15 months. The role is home based although travel will be required.

The closing date for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 24 April 2019.

Access this PDF link for the full job advert and role description:


Full-time Librarian and Careers Administrator

Heathfield LogoHeathfield School, Ascot
Full-time Librarian and Careers Administrator

for September 2019
Monday to Friday, 8am – 4:30pm, with 60 minutes break daily
£22,000 – £25,000 per annum, according to experience

Heathfield School requires a Librarian and Careers Administrator to lead the strategy for the development of an innovative Library community, which is integrated into the life of the whole school, reflecting the School's Aims and Values. The successful candidate should be responsive to the fast changing worlds of communications and information technology and meet the needs of young people in the 21st century.

Closing Date: Tuesday 23 April 2019
Interview Date: Between 25 to 30 April 2019

To apply, please complete the application form and return with a copy of your CV and letter of application by e-mail to hr[at]heathfieldschool.net, or post to Mrs Lynn Farrin, Deputy Bursar, Heathfield School, London Road, Ascot, SL5 8BQ.

Full Job Description

PDF file, 194 kB (Requires Adobe Reader)


Application Form

Word document, 121 kB (Requires Microsoft Word 2007 or later)


Heathfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Heathfield is an Equal Opportunities Employer and a registered Educational Charity no. 309086 as well as a data controller and registered with the Information Commissioner's Office as required under current data protection legislation. Further information about how we use personal data is available on request.