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The Reader is committed to diversity and equality of opportunity.

We welcome applicants from all sections of the community and employees and applicants for jobs will be considered on their abilities and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of age, caring responsibilities, colour, disability, employment status, sex, gender, gender identity, marital status, nationality, race or ethnic origin, religion or belief, sexual orientation or socio-economic status.

We are particularly keen to receive applications from people from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds; LGBTQ+; those with disabilities, those with unconventional life experience or educational background.

Click here to read our equity, diversity and inclusion statement.

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Tender Opportunity: Environmental Strategy Commission

We are seeking a qualified, experienced environmental consultant to work with us to develop an environmental strategy for the organisation,…

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Literature Directorate Assistant

Are books an important part of your day-to-day life? Love reading and would love to join an organisation that wants…

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Tender Opportunity: Freelance Media & PR Services

As we continue to rebuild the reading revolution in 2022, we’re seeking to appoint an experienced PR consultant to deliver…

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Monitoring & Evaluation Assistant

This is an exciting opportunity for somebody looking for a career in the voluntary sector. The Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant…

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Work Experience Opportunities

On a work experience placement at The Reader, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about all the different departments that…

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Director of Literature

The Director of Literature ensures that great literature and Shared Reading remain at the heart of The Reader, utterly central…

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You will be part of the team that ensures our group members, our staff and volunteers, and members of the…

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Catering Assistant

This role will work across the catering provision of The Reader Group Enterprises, in our Café, Ice Cream Parlour, and…

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The Chef will be flexible and hands on in all areas providing a range of profitable catering offers that work…

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