Kids’ Own Publishing Partnership are seeking an Education Advisor to develop and expand our links with teachers, schools, and academics in teaching and learning over a nine-month period from October 2021.
The Education Advisor will primarily:
1) build links between Kids’ Own and schools, teachers, and teacher training colleges
2) conduct focus groups to understand the links between our books and the current and incoming primary school curriculum
3) make connections with governmental educational bodies
4) advocate for the use of Kids’ Own books within the classroom to demonstrate the value of greater representation of children’s voices and lived experience within the curriculum and the books children encounter in school.
Kids’ Own is a children’s arts and publishing organisation driven by a passionate belief in the intrinsic value of the arts. We work to give children greater access to cultural expression and to actively create, enquire, communicate and make meaning through the arts.