Call out for Girls Rock! Canberra mentors

Seeking instrument instructors, 'band managers', and band coaches for July 16-20

When: applications close Sunday 6 May

Where: apply on the Girls Rock! Canberra website

Girls Rock! Canberra (GR!C) is a music and mentorship program for girls, trans and non-binary youth aged 10-17. The team are seeking instrument instructors, 'band managers', and band coaches to facilitate participants' experience throughout a week long camp.

The camp will run 16-20 July, 9am-5pm, with an end of camp showcase on Saturday 21 July.

Over the camp participants will learn an instrument, form a band, take part in a range of creative and capacity building workshops, and get to see a range of performances by visiting artists.

All mentors must:

  • be 18 years or older
  • hold a current working with vulnerable people card or be willing to acquire one before the camp
  • be interviewed by GR!C staff (either in person or via Skype)
  • and attend a mandatory orientation day, Sunday 15 July 1pm-4pm at Ainslie Arts Centre

All mentor positions are paid a stipend. For more information and to apply, visit the GR!C website.

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