Open Call for Being Human Festival 2019

Submissions now open for Being Human Festival 2019

Submissions are now open to be part of the Being Human festival, the UK’s only national festival geared towards celebrating humanities research. The theme of the 2019 festival is 'Discoveries and Secrets'.

Knowledge Quarter Marketing Manager Breakfasts

Our Breakfast meet-ups give Marketing professionals working across the Knowledge Quarter the chance to keep up-to-date with all that is happening in the area, as well as share tips and experience on what gets people through the door and engaging online.

Knowledge Quarter Diversity Roundtable

Do you work in HR? Have a passion for improving diversity in the work place. Then get involved in our Diversity Roundtable series, a bi-annual meet-up of professionals working in the Knowledge Quarter at which you can openly discuss achievements and challenges and share best practice.

Foundling Museum acquires the Duchess of Manchester portrait

The Foundling Museum has acquired a painting of Isabella, Duchess of Manchester, one of Thomas Coram’s key female supporters in the establishment of the Foundling Hospital. This is a significant acquisition for the Museum, being the only portrait of a female supporter of the Foundling Hospital to hang permanently in the Museum’s Picture Gallery.

Internship Opportunity at the Aga Khan University

The Aga Khan University has a unique opportunity to spend three months working as part of their Resource Development Team to support the Aga Khan University's vision and mission.

Job Listing: Global Generation is looking for a Catering Manager

Global Generation, the ecological education charity behind the Skip Garden, is looking for a Catering Manager to help grow their catering income as they expand across new sites, including the Story Garden at the British Library.
The new Story Garden beside the British Library

British Library and Global Generation 'Story Garden' Given a Very Green Light

The British Library has received planning permission to open a temporary community garden in Somers Town, in partnership with Global Generation. The urban oasis arrives as a response to the community’s wishes for more green space, and is part of the British Library’s wider work with the local community.

Opportunity: The Reading Agency is looking for a research partner

The Reading Agency are looking for an expert research team to help them conduct a large scale independent study into their Summer Reading Challenge. Deadline 21 January 2019.

Job listing: Opportunities at the Working Men's College

Various job opportunities are open to apply for in the new year at the Working Men's College. Join a college with a history spanning over 160 years. WMC is looking for individuals who can make a significant contribution to the development of its learners. 

Job Listing: Senior Creative Producer - Poet in the City

Poet in the City are Hiring - This is a one-off opportunity to lead Collections in Verse, a collaborative programme between Poet in the City and the British Library.