Jisc ITT: Jisc ‘Wikimedia Ambassador’ residency
Jisc invites tenders for an individual or organisation to be the Jisc ‘Wikimedia Ambassador' and run a nine month training and coordination project for the use of Wikimedia tools and techniques for educational purposes.
The purpose of the training is to disseminate skills and knowledge leading to improved coverage and accuracy of articles relating to information produced by Jisc funded programmes presented on Wikimedia projects. The purpose of the coordination project is to promote open knowledge and to increase the uptake and use of Wikimedia tools for the dissemination of academic knowledge and content.
The deadline for tenders is 12 noon UK time on Wednesday 22 May 2013. The final work under this contract should be completed by 14 March 2014.