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Humanities Editorial Assistnat


Location: Oxford

Deadline for application: Friday August 25, 2017

Boardworks is currently recruiting for a Humanities Editorial Assistant to join our team working on our digital educational resources.

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Boardworks is a market-leading Oxford-based educational publisher producing innovative multimedia resources for use in schools. We are currently recruiting for an Editorial Assistant to join our team working on our digital educational resources for UK and US schools. Working across a range of subjects, successful applicants will be organised, enthusiastic and creative with a keen eye for detail and a good understanding of what makes an educational resource work.

Within this role you can expect to gain substantial experience in the development of curriculum resources for our ground-breaking online platform Doddle ( as well as resources for other international markets. As an editorial assistant, you will be responsible for writing high-quality content for both teaching and assessment resources for a wide range of subjects. The role will also involve copy-editing, proofreading, testing content, working with in-house designers and developers, and helping to develop future functionality for the site.

This is an ideal first job in publishing with excellent career development potential. Exemplary A-levels, an excellent degree (preferably in history, geography or English) are essential. A willingness to work across a wide range of subjects, and publishing experience or qualification would be ideal.

Please apply with CV and covering letter to by the 25th of August 2017.  We will begin holding interviews before this date, so please apply as soon as possible.

Posted on 17 Jul 2017 around 9am • Filed Under Permanent Positions in Publishing and New Media