Victorian Indigenous Literature Officer

First Nations Australia Writers' Network – in partnership with the resident organisations of the Wheeler Centre (Australian Poetry, Emerging Writers’ Festival, Express Media, Melbourne Writers Festival, Small Press Network, The Wheeler Centre and Writers Victoria) – are looking to recruit a Victorian Indigenous Literature Officer to deliver the first Victorian Indigenous Literary Festival in late 2015.

This role will have an impact on ensuring Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and writers are engaged within Victoria’s literary programming.

The Literature Officer will be working with each on at least one project with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, writers or audiences within their 2015 calendar of activities. The major deliverable for the Literature Officer will be the first Victorian Indigenous Literary Festival in November/December 2015.

The job pack, including key selection criteria and contract information, is available here. 

Your application must include:
• Your cover letter;
• Your statement addressing each of the essential criteria; and
• Your current CV, including two professional referees.

Your application must be saved as one file (word or PDF) with your surname as file name.

For further information, please contact Kate Callingham at Emerging Writers’ Festival, on 03 90947877. 

Apply by email: generalmanager@emergingwritersfestival.org.au (with the subject line 'APPLICATION: LITERATURE OFFICER').

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