Events​ ​Manager​ ​(Maternity​ ​Cover)​ ​2018

Association for Learning Technology

The Association for Learning Technology (ALT) represents individual and organisational Members from all sectors and parts of the UK. Our Membership includes practitioners, researchers and policy makers with an interest in Learning Technology. Our community grows more diverse as Learning Technology has become recognised as a fundamental part of learning, teaching and assessment.

Our charitable objective is "to advance education through increasing, exploring and disseminating knowledge in the field of Learning Technology for the benefit of the general public". We have led professionalisation in Learning Technology since 1993.

If you are interested in working for us, have a look at what we do and what we value

We are looking to recruit an Events Manager to cover for maternity leave within our team from January 2018 for a fixed term period of between 9-12 months.

The role is part-time and home-based and does require some travel for site visits (to Bristol and Manchester for example) as well as for face to face events. You will be working as part of a small, distributed team working mostly online.

The post holder will lead on ALT’s events. As ALT’s Events Manager you will be responsible for the logistics of all of ALT’s conferences and events, including ALT’s annual 3 day international conference and the Open Education conference.

We are looking for someone with a real interest in ALT’s aims and values, hands on experience organising large events working in collaboration with volunteers and someone is able to work independently and who demonstrates initiative and flexibility.

How to Apply

Please apply by sending us your CV together with a cover letter which explains how your skills and experience meet the personal specifications and why you would like to work for ALT.

We review all applications and then invite short-listed candidates to a virtual interview and 1 hour skills test. During the interview you will meet some of the team and have the opportunity to ask questions.

Interview date: 22 January 2018

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