-To work with the Head of Education to take forward the implementation of the Scottish Arts Council’s Education Strategy. - To have specific responsibility for managing the application, monitoring, support and evaluation processes connected to the Creative Links programme. - To have specific responsibility for the management of all initiatives connected to the National Arts Education Network. - To contribute to the ongoing assessment of grant applications as required by the Head of Education. - To undertake networking, development and advocacy work which may include public speaking, presentations, report writing, attendance at conferences and meetings, research and consultation. - To liaise with local authorities, education and arts bodies and others to set up or maintain various partnership initiatives as appropriate. - To act as a key contact person for agreed organisations and individuals. - To give advice and information both internally to colleagues and to external organisations in matters related to arts and education.