Arvon Jobs

Arvon Trustee

Salary: voluntary

Closing date: Friday 27 December, by midday

Arvon is seeking two new Trustees, at least one of them with expertise in fundraising and philanthropy and/or with strong links in the North of England.

The Board is looking to recruit new Trustees to support Arvon in its role as the UK’s home of creative writing, at a time when its three historic residential centres – particularly Lumb Bank in West Yorkshire – need renovation and expansion.

For details on trusteeships and how to apply please download the Trustee Recruitment Pack via the link below:

Trustee Recruitment Pack 2019 (PDF)



Reports to: Centre Director

Location: Totleigh Barton, Sheepwash, Beaworthy, Devon EX21 5NS

Salary: £18,840 pa (based on a full-time salary of £23,550)

Hours: 30 hours per week over 4 days

Closing date: Monday 2nd December 2019, by 5pm

Our writing houses are the heart of Arvon, where our inspirational work with writers happens. We are looking for a highly-organised, self-motivated Administrator at Totleigh Barton, our writing house in Devon. Working as part of a small, friendly team, this person will be the first point of contact for members of the public, will handle enquiries and bookings and keep the office running efficiently. The Administrator will report to the Centre Director.

Please download the information pack and application forms for further details on how to apply via the links below:

Administrator Information Pack

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Form

Criminal Record Form

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