Position Available: Volunteer Coordinator

As we head towards Next Wave Festival 2018, we are currently on the look-out for an enthusiastic and organised candidate to fill the role of Volunteer Coordinator at our headquarters in North Melbourne. This is an excellent opportunity to gain firsthand experience in the production of a major biennial arts festival for a candidate passionate about contemporary art and culture in Australia.

Working with the Business & Operations Manager to oversee the success of the Festival volunteer program, the Volunteer Coordinator will liaise directly with Next Wave artists, staff and venue partners to ensure that the Festival’s volunteer requirements are met.

Responsible for the administration of the program – compiling rosters, coordinating briefing sessions, distributing resources and answering queries – the Volunteer Coordinator will also work in an on-the-ground capacity, managing volunteers at various sites around Melbourne during the Festival.

Applicants are advised to carefully read the detailed Position Description. You should also familiarise yourself with the Vision, Mission and Values outlined on the organisation’s website, as a first step.

Applications are due by 11.59pm Monday 27 November. Please submit your application via Recruiterbox as one single PDF document.

Download the detailed Position Description and Selection Criteria for more information and how to apply.