Bristol Old Vic is looking for an experienced Heritage Manager to lead on, develop and deliver the NLHF funded Unscripted project - a performative history project connecting Bristol’s Communities. This role, sitting within the Engagement team would focus on partnerships, exhibitions, marketing and evaluation and play a key role in embedding the sustained use of heritage across the organisation into the future:
Unscripted will explore Bristol Old Vic’s heritage with community partners across the city, to develop community cohesion and encourage discussion of shared local heritage. Using digitised assets from archives at the Theatre Collection and Bristol Archives to make local heritage more accessible, stimulating conversations around belonging, identity and Bristol’s history, and celebrating historic connections between our building and the people of Bristol. Collaborating with a wide range of community partners the project aims to improve wellbeing, reduce isolation, and encourage positive collaboration between participants to build genuine relationships between Bristol Old Vic and the people of our city.
This post is funded for a fixed term of three years (Nov 2021 – Oct 2024)
For more information and to apply, please visit: https://bristololdvic.org.uk/jobs/heritage-partnerships-and-participation-manager