Oral History Specialist required for Major Bailiffgate Project

Posted: 13.12.18

A freelance oral history specialist is required 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.

 Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery


Oral History Specialist


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 and a new Bailiffgate online facility. 


§ 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, are available via the museum Please Contact Us 

Closing date for submissions: Noon on Monday January 21st.