We’re Hiring: Community Engagement Producer

Community Engagement Producer – Heritage Project 

Closing date for applications: 17 September 2023, 23:59 GMT 

Freelance Fee: £12,000 (fixed term, flexible working. Approximately 72 days across 20 months). 

QUAD/ FORMAT International Photography Festival and partners Déda seek a highly motivated Community Engagement Producer with experience of working on heritage focused projects with a strong community focus to assist on the delivery of the project Dancing Through Time: From Pop to Punk in the City of Derby. This project is made possible through generous support by The National Lottery Heritage Fund.  

This ‘Dancing Through Time’ project will examine heritage relating to the dance, music and club scenes in Derby from the early 1960s up to the punk scene of the late 1970s – a time period of great socio-economic change in Britain. Working closely with a Project Coordinator and QUAD/ FORMAT and Déda teams on the delivery of the project you will act as a key point for volunteer management and liaison; heritage gathering (eg: photographs, oral histories, artefacts and ephemera); organising sharing day activities and community engagement events, and updating heritage items for a bespoke archive website, including liaising with website developers.  

For more information about QUAD/ FORMAT, Déda and The National Lottery Heritage Fund please visit the links below. 

Download: Job Description

To apply please forward the following to [email protected] with ‘Community Engagement Producer Application’ in the subject line. (or post it to Programme Team, QUAD, Market Place, Derby DE1 3AS) 

  • Your CV (max. 4 sides of A4)  
  • Covering letter (max. 2 sides of A4) explaining why you are interested in this post and how your previous experience and future ambition qualify you for the role. 
  • We also ask that you complete the anonymous monitoring form here (Code: #0003) https://forms.gle/4pmLifBi1FgVKMCr9  

Key Dates 

Application Deadline: 17 September 2023 

Interviews: w/b 25 September 2023 

Begin Role: Early October 2023 

QUAD is committed to interviewing applicants with a disability or health condition who meet the minimum criteria for the job. The aim of this commitment is to encourage positive action, encouraging people with a disability to apply for roles within our organisation and provide an opportunity to demonstrate an applicant’s skills, talent, and abilities at the interview stage.  

 If you have a disability or health condition and need to discuss reasonable adjustments for any part of this recruitment process, please contact [email protected]  

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