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.