Group Sub-Editor

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Group Sub-Editor

We are looking for a personable, experienced Sub-Editor to be the Group Sub-Editor for our magazines across East Kent.

This is a pivotal role within the business, and requires someone who can work flexibly and independently, has a strong attention to detail, and who can work to strict deadlines calmly and effectively.

The role involves the following:

  • Overseeing the production of 6 (increasing to 7 in 2024) local magazines appearing three/four times a year each across East Kent (currently in Margate, Ramsgate, Broadstairs, Whitstable, Deal and Folkestone)
  • Working with the group art director and magazine editors to ensure engaging, lively and relevant content across all titles
  • Sub-editing all copy, to ensure conformity with house style and factual accuracy
  • Proofreading layouts for errors including with imagery and page furniture
  • Signing off final proofs before printing
  • Advising editors on legal issues and appropriateness of content
  • Resolving issues with contributors

This is a part-time, freelance role, approximately five days per month, with a set fee paid of £850 per month. The work can be done remotely, although some in-person meetings with the team may be required.

The role will commence in January 2024 and full training and a handover will be given in January.

To apply for the position, send your CV and a letter of application (no longer than a single side of A4) to Clare on

The deadline for applications is 5pm on Tuesday 12 December, and interviews will be held on 19th December.

OSE Operations Director

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Operations Director

Contract: Permanent, full time.
Hours of work: 9.30am – 5.30pm and/or some evenings. Occasional weekend work will be required and repaid with TOIL.
Salary: £34,000 – £38,000 per annum, depending on experience.
Reports to: Board of Trustees.

Open School East is seeking an Operations Director. The post is a co-director position, working closely with the Artistic Director to help realise and develop the vision and mission for Open School East. It is a collaborative and supportive role, and as part of the Executive and wider staff team helps to envision, map out and deliver the school’s ambitions.

The Operations Director is responsible for the organisation’s overall budget and overseeing all project budgets; contract management; reporting to funders; human resources; building operations and ensuring that the building/ artists studios are appropriately maintained and adhere to health and safety regulations. The Operations Director will work jointly with the Artistic Director to develop fundraising work, taking a lead on Trust and Foundations grant strategies and applications.

To apply for the position of OSE Operations Director, please send a CV, cover letter (2 pages max) using the apply button below, outlining how you found out about the role, your relevant experience and your current notice period (if any).

Deadline for applications: 10.00am Tuesday 29th August 2023

For the full job specification, please click on the link below.