Over one hundred and twenty thousand visitors, thousands of books, hundreds B O O K of authors, one tented village and a great team of staff, all add up to

The World’s Biggest and Best Book Festival



Temporary contracts include:

Box Office and Cashier, Press Office, Front of House, Adult and Children's Booksellers (all based in Edinburgh) and Warehouse (based in Glasgow).

Send your CV. covering letter and passport photo to: Steve O‘Connor. Edinburgh International Book Festival. Scottish Book Centre. 137 Dundee Street.

Edinburgh EH11 18G or email: staffiaiedbookfestcouk

Closmg date: 5th April 2002

FINANCE OFFICER c. £15,000 p.a.

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Community Services Golden Jubilee Public Art Project

Artist in Residence

Motherwell Heritage Centre

A vacancy has arisen fora qualified professional artist to create a piece of semi-permanent, exterior artwork to be srted in the garden area of Motherwell Heritage Centre. The artist will involve local community groups and indivrduals we a workshop programme and wrll develop his/her own work in progress in the context of the residency. The residency prolect Wlil commence by 2 April and must be completed, in situ, by 3 June 2002. Experience of leading workshops for children and community groups is essential

For further information and artist's brief contact Arts Outreach Manager, Arts & Venues, North Lanarkshire C0uncil on 0141 304 1957. Closrng date for applications is 22 March 2002.

CCA. Scotland‘s Centre for Contemporary Arts seeks a Finance Officer to work wrth the Head of Administration & Resources in the management of all aspects of CCA‘s financial affairs.

Applicants should have wide ranging experience of book keeping. cash handling and financial reporting. a flexible approach and an interest in the work of CCA. Letters of application with CV should be sent to Mike Jones by Monday 25th March. Job description and further information available from Emma DOWCIIC.


T: 0141 332 7521.

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Scotland‘s political touring theatre company

seeks to appoint an

Administrative Co-Ordinator

with sound financial acumen and excellent administrative skills (knowledge of Sage preferable)


Marketing Officer

to market and promote touring productions throughout Scotland and raise the profile of 7:84 (arts marketing experience preferable)

Both positions to commence asap with salaries of £16,000 p.a.

For job descriptions call 7:84 on 0141 334 6686

Closing date for applications

Wednesday 27 March at noon.

Interviews to be held the week commencing 1st April 2002. G

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The Theatre Royal, one of Glasgow‘s major theatres, is owned and operated by Scottish Opera. The Theatre is home to both Scottish Opera and Scottish Ballet.



The Theatre Royal currently seeks an experienced House Manager for a twelve month full-time contract. The successful applicant will work with the Theatre Manager to achieve the aims of running the Theatre Royal to the highest possible standard.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 28 March 2002. Interviews will be held week commencing 8 April 2002.

For a job description, please send a SAE (quoting reference number) to: Angela Murie. Human Resources Manager. Scottish Opera. 39 Elmbank Crescent. Glasgow G2 4PT.

Scottish Opera Theatre Royal strives to be an equal opportunities employer

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Scotland's largest independent publishing house is looking for an Iiditorial Coordinator and Iiditor to join our in-house team.

The [Editorial Coordinator will be highly organised and efficient, responsible for liaising with authors, agents and the production department to ensure the publishing process runs smoothly. The position will involve progress chasing, writing advance information sheets, cover and catalogue copy, picture research and clearing


The Iiditor's position requires someone with a meticulous eye for detail and will involve structural and on-screen line editing, proof-reading and liaising with authors and designers. among other tasks.

Applicants for either position will ideally have undertaken a further education course in publishing or have some experience of working in the industry. You shouch be computer literate with eXcellent cont- munication skills and able to work under pressure to meet strict


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The Edinburgh Puppet Company Experienced female puppeteer/performer wanted for a touring show of Rapunzel. Ability to sing essential. the ability to play an instrument an advantage. 25+ with a clean drivers licence.

Dates: lbth. 19th. 20th April - to shadow current company. Rehearsals:

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I Learn to sing in a relaxed. supportive environment with an experienced voice work practitioner. Currently running group classes and individual tuition. All levels welcome. Tel. 0131 (357 3702.

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