New Writing North is recruiting a group leader for our Cuckoo Young Writers group in Warkworth. The role of the group leader is to work with the group’s lead writer to creatively direct the group, lead sessions and support the young people (age 12-19) taking part. We are looking for applicants who have experience of working with young people, a background in creative writing and are keen to develop their skills in these areas.

The weekly Cuckoo groups will take place from 4 March 2017 on Saturdays in term time, 11am-1pm in Warkworth. The fee is £50 per session. We are particularly interested in applicants based in Warkworth or around Warkworth (travel expenses will not be covered).

To apply for the role, please fill in this digital application form.

Successful applicants will be invited for an informal interview week beginning 30th January. Application deadline: 25 January 2017.