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Education Specialist

Education Specialist

40 days over 24 months
£400-£500 per day

BEO has been funded by Mission 44 to carry out a power analysis of the mainstream education system. This work will inform BEO’s Education Pillar, with a view to improve outcomes for Black children and Black professionals.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Education Specialist to deliver this analysis piece. You will ultimately advise BEO on how to influence the mainstream education system to ensure that our education project is impactful and progresses us towards our goal of ensuring Black children and Black education professionals can flourish.

You will be a strong communicator with a collaborative approach, with excellent writing and research skills. You will have significant experience of working in the mainstream education sector either as a teaching professional, in a local education authority or the Department for Education, demonstrable experience of working to recognise and value diversity and promote inclusion in education, as well as a strong understanding of the evidence base on the experiences of Black children and young people in school and how those experiences differ for Black African and Black Caribbean children and how they compare with other ethnic groups.

To apply please email your CV and cover letter (no more than 2-sides of A4) setting out how you meet the person specification for the role, to Please put the subject line ‘Application’ followed by the role you are applying for. We will guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria set out in the job description. If you are eligible for this guaranteed interview scheme, please let us know as part of your application.

Closing date 11:59pm on Monday 23 January 2023.

Interviews will be held in February 2023.

Click here to download the job pack detailing role description and person specification