Job Opportunity: Freelance Oral History Facilitator, Morecambe

Posted on 08/12/2014 by


Oral History Facilitator for Headlands to Headspace, Morecambe Bay’s Landscape Partnership Scheme

Morecambe Bay Partnership wishes to appoint an independent oral history facilitator to plan and deliver oral history sessions  to support the delivery of Project 8: Oral History Recording (fishing communities) and Project 20: Oral History Training, for Headlands to Headspace,  Morecambe Bay’s Landscape Partnership Scheme.

The aims of the projects are to capture local memories now before they are lost, for future generations, and to support the development of a network of volunteers trained to undertake oral history recordings. The project will focus on the small inshore fishing communities of Morecambe Bay, in the first instance those at Flookburgh and Sunderland Point, and may extend to other fishing communities around the Bay.

  • Deadline for submission – 9am, 5 January
  • The total cost for delivery of this work is to be no more than £10,000 (excluding VAT) for Phase One and £15,000 (excluding VAT) for Phase Two.
  • Submissions should be sent by email to Michelle Cooper and will be acknowledged.  These should arrive by date shown on the timetable.  Late submissions will not be accepted.

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