Thank you for your interest in working for Book Aid International. We currently have one vacancy:

Project Manager (maternity cover)

12 months, full time

We are seeking a Project Manager to join our team, from February 2020, on a 12 month maternity cover contract. The Project Manager is responsible for planning and implementing a range of projects and programmes for libraries and schools, including training for local partners. The Project Manager will undertake monitoring and evaluation activities and is required to travel to east, west or southern Africa for between 7-14 days at a time.

We are looking for an experienced librarian or teacher with training and project management expertise. Knowledge of issues relating to education and literacy in developing countries is a must and personal experience of living in the developing world would be an advantage.

If you share our conviction that books change lives and you fulfil the criteria specified in the job description, then we’d love to hear from you.

Please find below the job description, application form and our voluntary Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form. Please also visit our website for more information

The closing date for applications is 23:59 on 24th November 2019. Please send completed applications to Rebecca Deboo.

Interviews will likely take place week commencing 2nd December 2019 with a start date no later than 3rd February 2020.

Term: 12 months maternity cover
Location: Based in Camberwell, London, with international travel
Salary: £32k P.A.

Project Manager maternity cover job description

Project Manager maternity cover application form

Equality and diversity monitoring form


If you are interested in getting involved in our work in other ways, we have a number of volunteering opportunities in London and across the UK.