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Writer in Residence fixed term contract 0.5FTE in Nottingham, England, UK

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Writer in Residence fixed term contract 0.5FTE in Nottingham, England, UK

Are you a writer who enjoys engaging with a wide range of people? Curious about what makes places and people tick? Would you like to spend 6 months as Nottingham Trent University’s Writer in Residence?

This is a Twine Enterprise project. You need to be a Twine Pro to pitch.

This is a great opportunity for a writer to immerse themselves in our diverse community, working across all four of our campuses.

There will be opportunities to share your work and practice, providing creative and intellectual experiences for our students and staff. We have a wide range of community partners, which you may choose to work alongside. You will also have time to develop your own work.

The ideal candidate will be a published or performed writer with experience of leading workshops or creative sessions. You’ll be confident and curious and enthusiastic to make the most of this opportunity " which you will have freedom to shape.

The culmination of the residency will be a commission to create a piece of spoken word to feature in our graduation celebrations.

This residency will contribute to Curated & Created, NTU’s extra-curricular cultural programme which includes Bonington Gallery, NTU Music, and our new performance venue, Metronome.

Duration: 6 months
Hours: 18.5 hours per week on average
Fee: £9,000
Location: NTU campuses: City, Clifton, Creative Quarter, Brackenhurst

It is expected that the Writer in Residence will be a presence on campus " you cannot fulfil this opportunity remotely.

The Writer in Residence will be engaged on a contractor / freelance basis. They will be paid monthly on submission of invoice.

The Writer in Residence will be responsible for the tax due on this contract and, if applicable, accounting for the VAT.

Are you looking to pay or is this a collaboration?
Pay to hire someone

Is this ongoing work or a one off job?
Ongoing work

How would you prefer to pay?
Day rate

What’s your day rate budget range?
250-350

Do you have an estimate of the job or project length?
A few months

Are you a company or individual hiring?
Company

Do you have internal sign off on the hire?
Yes

Do you need to hire for a specific city, country or place?
Yes, they need to be at a location (give location in job title)

When do you want to have the freelancer secured by?
2-3 weeks

What is most important for this job?
Quality

Twine can guarantee 3 relevant freelancers for an upfront fee of $650/£500. Would you like to know more?
No

How many freelancers do you want to contact you?
4-5

Do you have a job specification or creative brief?
Yes (please enter this in the description)

Where did you find Twine?
You contacted me

Posted 3 months ago
Nottingham Trent University
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