We are seeking a freelance oral history specialist to support the delivery of the ‘Out of Town’ Museum project. This is a Heritage Lottery Funded contract worth up to £20,000 which will start in February 2019 and run until the end of the OOT project in June 2022.
The role will include:
- Providing oral history training to volunteers
- Supporting volunteers to collect and record oral histories
- Reviewing all oral history records and preparing them for archive within the Northumberland Archive held at Woodhorn Museum
- Updating the OOT website and uploading information and oral history
Submissions should include the applicant’s cv, a methodology and scope for the work, timetable for delivery and likely project outputs. The fee proposal to include a time-based fee and expenses.
Further details available from www.bailiffgatemuseum.co.uk
Applications should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for submissions: Noon on Monday 21st January 2019
Post Duration: Three and a half years
Post Hours: Variable per week
Salary:£20k over lifetime of project (approx £6k pa)