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Crofton Beam Engines – freelance opportunities

Kennet & Avon Canal Trust

The Kennet & Avon Canal Trust owns and operates Crofton Beam Engines, a grade 1 listed site featuring 2 early 19th century steam powered beam engines. Through its National Lottery Heritage Funded ‘Our Crofton Story’ project, the Trust is carrying out improvements to the site.

The Trust is part way through the development of the Interpretative elements of the Project’s Activity Plan, with an the target of completing installation of these by April 2020 followed by completion of the Delivery Phase of the project, including preparation of an evaluation report required by the NLHF at the end of May 2020.

Interpretation Delivery Officer - Our Crofton Story

Fixed fee £7,500 part time appointment for 6 months

The Trust is seeking a freelance Interpretation Delivery Officer (IDO) to take responsibility for the reworking in light of evaluation feedback, rewriting as necessary, text editing and proof reading of the exhibition panels developed to date. Interactive elements are still to be developed in detail. The role will include finalisation and sign off of printed material and interactive elements, co-ordinating production with the appointed exhibition designers, and overseeing delivery and installation, as well as commissioning and snagging of the 2-D and interactive interpretation elements of the Project’s activity plan to appropriate standards.

Learning Delivery Officer - Our Crofton Story

Fixed fee £7,500 part time appointment for 6 months

The Trust is seeking a freelance part time Learning Delivery Officer (LDO) to take responsibility for the finalisation, production and delivery of the Learning outcomes of the Project’s activity plan to appropriate standards.

For more information on either of these posts please go to our website

Deadline for applications is Monday 11 November 2019