- Manchester, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
I have provided bespoke journalism workshops to primary and secondary schools and colleges in the north.
I have worked for Creative Partnerships (both as practitioner and creativemore...I have provided bespoke journalism workshops to primary and secondary schools and colleges in the north.
I have worked for Creative Partnerships (both as practitioner and creative agent), Manchester Metropolitan University (as lecturer and creative writing workshop practitioner), National Year of Reading, Moss Side Stories, Manchester International Festival, Manchester Libraries . Manchester Poetry Prize, Manchester Fiction Prize. Association for Creative Writing and English , Aim Higher, Excellence In Cities, Higher Futures For You (HF4U), Gifted and Talented , Tameside Young Apprentices, CUBE (Centre for the Urban and Built Environment), Continuing Professional Development, Department for Children Schools and Families, Postgraduate Professional Development , and was editor and judge on the school writing competition All Write for 2007/2008.
I have been a journalist for 18 years, writing for many national and regional publications and websites, including Manchester Evening News, News of the World and That's Life magazine. I have worked as a news reporter, feature writer, travel writer, sub-editor and page designer as well as news and features editor.
I have a BA in Journalism and an MA in Creative Writing, and provides bespoke workshops using examples of my own work, including interviews with numerous celebrities.
I am CRB-checked and has Public Liability Insurance.
Area Covered: North West
Education Summary: BA Journalism
MA Creative Writing
Journalist - Workshop practitioner - researcher