Job Alert!Northwords Now is looking for someone to join the team as a part time administrator. Full details are shown in the draft contract specification below (subject to slight amendment). If you wish to proceed with an application please e-mail me on email@example.com with a short CV, outlining your experience, skills and interest relating to this contract, plus contact details of one referee.
We may need to conduct interviews, so please indicate any dates which would not be suitable.
Closing date is 09 June 2013.
Draft Contract Specification
Welcome to our website!
Northwords Now has been published in various formats and intends to give a voice to new writing from the Highlands. The idea of north suggests to many people isolation, the margins, far from the centre of things political and cultural - but it depends on where you think the centre is: from up here Glasgow is remote and London even more so. And there are distinctive, passionate voices in this North - in Gaelic, Scots and English so we publish poetry & fiction, articles & essays, reviews in all these voices, and more, and hope to stimulate, intrigue and act as a focal point of cultural discussion in the Highlands...oh and did we mention that this is all FREE?
Also, from issue 21, Northwords Now is available for Amazon Kindle!
Now, your favourite magazine can be read on your favourite mobile devices*
Click the cover to the right and goto the Kindle section to view a short instructional video and then download Northwords Now to your Kindle device.
*Works on all Kindle readers, including Kindle reading apps for popular mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Please browse the site using the menu buttons above. If you find anything which doesn't work, or you have any suggestions for improvements to this new site, please feel free to contact us.
Where to find a FREE Northwords NowNorthwords thanks all the locations below for their support in distributing Northwords Now. Especial thanks go to all the librarians who put us on display.
W H Smith, High St.
Costa Coffee, Waterstone's, Eastgate Centre
Blythswood Bookmark, Academy St.
Eden Court Theatre
Leakeys Bookshop, Church St
Inverness College, Longman Road & Midmills
Hootananny, Church St
Visit Scotland, Castle Wynd
Inverness Museum & Art Gallery
Waterstone's, Eastgate Centre
Highland Libraries & Communiity Centres
Highland Folk Museums: Kingussie & Newtonmore
The Nairn Bookshop, High St, Nairn
Findhorn Foundation, by Forres
North Highland College, Thurso
The Ceilidh Place, Ullapool
Ullapool Bookshop, Quay St.
Loch Croispol Bookshop, Balnakeil, Durness
Achins Bookshop, Lochinver
Village Green, Lochinver
Swanson Gallery, Thurso Library
Solas Gallery, Gairloch
Islands, West & North
Sabhal Mòr Ostaig, Slèite, Isle of Skye
Café Arriba, Portree, Skye
Portree Learning Centre
An Lanntair, Kenneth St, Stornoway
Western Isles Libraries, Stornoway
Hebridean Jewellery & Bookshop, Stornoway
The Islands Book Trust, Isle of Lewis
Shetland Arts Trust, Lerwick
Aberdeen City Libraries
Books & Beans, Belmont St, Abdn.
The Lemon Tree, West North St, Abdn.
Blackwell's, Old Aberdeen
Woodend Barn, Banchory
Yeadons of Banchory
Milton Studio, Milton of Crathes
Newton Dee Café, Bieldside
Diehard Books, Callander
Dundee Contemporary Arts, Nethergate, Dundee
Kesley's Bookshop, Haddington, East Lothian
Midlothian Council Libraries
East Lothian Libraries
Ewart Libraries, Dumfries
Gracefield Arts Centre, Dumfries
Byre Theatre, St Andrews
The Forest Bookstore, Selkirk
Blackwells Bookshop, South Bridge
Scottish Poetry Library, Crichtons Close
Bongo Club, Holyrood Rd.
Oxfam Bookshop, Raeburn Place
Elephant House Café, George IV Bridge
The Village, S. Fort Street, Leith
Filmhouse, Lothian Road
The Forest, Bristo Place
Centre for Contemporary Arts, Sauchiehall St.
Mitchell Library, North St.
Òran Mòr, Great Western Road
The Piping Centre, McPhater St.
Caledonia Books, Gt. Western Rd
Tchai Ovna Teahouses, Otago Lane
Oxfam Books, Byres Road & Victoria Rd.
Mono, King's Court, King St, Glasgow
Gallery of Modern Art, Royal Exchange Sq.
Glasgow Film Theatre, Videodrome, Rose St.