Assistant School Speaker Coordinator

Closing date: 5 July, 2024

Are you interested in supporting our School Speaker network? Are you a good communicator and willing to aid our volunteer School Speakers in offering a humanist perspective to students? Then you could be our newest Assistant School Speaker Coordinator!

As an Assistant School Speaker Coordinator, you will help the School Speaker Coordinator and other Assistant Coordinators in:

  • monitoring school speaker requests
  • matching speakers to invitations
  • completing the administrative process for each school speaker ‘case’

so that:

  • schools receive a high-quality service where teachers’ requests are processed and fulfilled in a timely and effective way
  • school speakers are supported to carry out their speaking engagements.

This application pack contains all the information you will need to decide whether the role is right for you.

To apply for the role, please email letting us know:

  • Who you are, including a little bit about yourself
  • Why you are interested in the role
  • What you think you’d bring to the role (e,g. your skills and experiences that would be particularly relevant)
  • What you’d like to get out of the role
  • Any concerns, or extra support you’d need in the role

You are welcome to contact the Education Networks Manager, Bethan Fowler, by email at or Humanists UK at to discuss the role before applying.

We actively encourage applications from all sections of our community. We particularly welcome applicants from groups currently under-represented among section volunteers and leaders, these would include individuals who identify as female, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic, disabled, or trans.

You can read our Recruitment and Promotion and Equal Opportunities policies online.