Join the TT Vision Advisory Group APPLY NOW
We are currently looking for a maximum of ten advisory group members to help shape the future of Travellers’ Times via our new TT Vision Training programme.
- Travellers Times is a news and features website, print magazine and You Tube channel by and for Gypsy Roma and Traveller for everyone to enjoy.
- We aim to challenge negative media by publishing positive stories, give a platform for unheard voices and provide trusted, balanced and accurate news and information.
- By 2025 we aim to train 20+ Gypsy, Roma and Traveller people so the Travellers Times becomes an independent Gypsy, Roma and Traveller led organisation and media platform.
So, if you are interested in the media representation of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller people and want to support and advise us as we design a training programme in ethical journalism, media, leadership skills and more APPLY NOW using this easy application form - the deadline is 8th October 2021. If you would like some support with completing the form please contact Julie Colman on 07970 404966.
TT Vision Advisory Group Members will be required to:
- Attend a minimum of one ‘in person’ and five online meetings (each approx. 1.5hrs)
- Adhere to our Terms of Reference
- Regularly read the Travellers Times website and magazine
- Contribute to training plans and editorial content
- Understand and support the general aims of the TT Vision project
Those whose time is not being covered by their role at an organisation will be reimbursed £50.00 for their time at the meetings and for any reading and preparation needed for meetings and travel expenses for the in person meeting will also be covered.
- Advisory Group session 1: 4th November, 2021 - in person meeting time & venue tbc
- Advisory Group session 2: 2nd December, 2021 @ 3.00pm – on Zoom
- Advisory Group session 3: 20th January, 2022 @ 3.00pm on Zoom
- Advisory Group session 4: 24th February, 2022 @ 3.00pm on Zoom
- Advisory Group session 5: 24th March, 2022 @ 3.00pm on Zoom
- Advisory Group session 6: 28th April 20222 @ 3.00pm on Zoom
- FINAL Advisory Group session tbc EARLY JUNE, 2022