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Spread the Word is seeking an evaluator for our high-profile annual development programme, the London Writers Awards for writers underrepresented in publishing.

The evaluator will have demonstrable experience of designing and delivering effective quantitative and qualitative evaluation frameworks and activity within an arts or creative industry context and, ideally, a knowledge and understanding of the non-profit literature and/or publishing sectors.

This is a significant freelance contract running over 20 months (from October 2021 to May 2023) and is open to UK based applicants only. The fee is £16,000 inclusive of VAT and expenses.

Spread the Word particularly welcomes and encourages applications from people with lived experience and/or an understanding of the issues most affecting the communities we work with and for. All reasonable adjustments will be made for shortlisted candidates.

For more info and to apply please visit:

Deadline for applications is Friday 10 September, 12pm midday. No recruitment agencies please. (This has been extended from Friday 3 September).


Spread the Word does not currently have the capacity to manage work experience or study placements.
We’re looking into our work experience and placement opportunities and may change what we can offer so do look here again in the future if you are interested.


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