Programme Coordinator - Early Years sector


Fixed term to end March 2018
London - SW8
£26,567, plus benefits  


 Our Early Years interventions, including programmes such as Bookstart Baby and Bookstart Corner, reach families in England with children under the age of 5. Programme Coordinators play a key role in ensuring our interventions are effective by supporting the design, development and evaluation of BookTrust's Early Years programmes, coordinating and supporting stakeholder events and helping ensure the Early Team remains up to date in its sector knowledge.


We are looking for a person who will bring excellent project coordination skills as well as strong analytical and evaluative abilities. 


To succeed in this varied and interesting role, you should have:


  • A demonstrably successful track record of similar project coordination work, ideally in an early years education or related context
  • Experience of contributing to stakeholder engagement, ideally through partnership events
  • Experience of programme evaluation and outcome reporting.
  • Excellent relationship management and networking skills


To apply for this role please send your up to date CV, full covering letter explaining how you meet the job requirements, and an equal opportunities monitoring form to


Closing date:  09.00am Monday 9 May

Interview dates:  Week commencing 16 May


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Equal opportunities monitoring form


BookTrust is an equal opportunities employer

We aim to ensure that no job applicant receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, marital status, race, colour, ethnic origin, sexual orientation, age or disability and that all appointments are made solely on the basis of merit.


In order that our equality policy is effective we carry out regular monitoring of job applicants, and we would therefore ask you to complete the equality monitoring form. This information will be kept centrally within our secure HR department, completely separate from your recruitment application form and will be used for the sole purpose of compiling statistical information. The information will be separated from the application form and will not be given to the selection panel. The completed monitoring form will be destroyed once the information given in it has been collated.


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