Learning Officer – part-time

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2 years fixed term contract – part-time

Conway Hall, owned by the charity Conway Hall Ethical Society, was first opened in 1929, but the Society itself dates back to 1787. We curate, support and facilitate people and ideas that make ethics matter in the world, through a vibrant arts, events and learning programme. Our Library and Archives forms the largest and most comprehensive humanist research resource of its kind in the UK. Conway Hall is renowned as a hub for free speech and independent thought.

We are seeking an enthusiastic and self-motivated professional, who can work creatively to ensure that our high standards of Learning are maintained. The successful candidate will have proven experience of working with colleagues and partners to promote educational use of cultural resources. They will also have demonstrable experience of working with a range of audiences, including young people, and ability to work flexibly to accommodate the varied needs of audiences.


  1. To promote and be an advocate for learning, research and enjoyment by broad and diverse audiences.
  2. To maintain both in-person and online engagement for Learning at Conway Hall.
  3. To work alongside the Librarian to promote use of the Library and Archives through delivering varied learning and engagement activities, maintaining a welcoming and inclusive public service.   

Salary: £26,250 pro rata.

Location: Holborn, London.
Term: 2 years
9.30 – 17.00 3 days per week, but flexibility can be applied.
Holidays: Pro rata 24 days per annum, plus additional days over the Christmas holiday period, (all based upon 37.5 hours per week).
Probation period: 3 month.
Pension: A stakeholder pension scheme is available. Employee contribution of 3% is matched by 5% from the employer.

Closing Date: 24th March 2020.
Interview Date: 31st March 2020.
Submission information: Please send a CV and covering letter to ceo@conwayhall.org.uk after reading through the job description and Learning Strategy. Please also complete and return our Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form.

Conway Hall is committed to equal opportunities and diversity. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds.

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