Assistant Conductor 2018

Forest Collective is looking for emerging conductors to assist our artistic director in the musical activities of the ensemble. Forest Collective is based in Melbourne and is a voluntary organisation based around profit share of all a portion of box office income. We strongly encourage applications outside of Melbourne, but Forest Collective cannot give financial reimbursement for travel associated with this position. 

Due April 15th 2018

Forest Collective is made up of the following instrumentation:

Mezzo Soprano 
Flute, doubling Piccolo or Alto Flute
Clarinet in B flat or A
Recorders - garklein, sopranino, soprano, alto, tenor, bass(et) or contra-bass
Soprano, alto or tenor Saxophone
Accordion Piano 
Double Bass/Viola

Please fill in the following form to submit your application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSffGLJYJRGHLwdcUaUjcp14Yx2xXwO7a2wTU9Zyhn3inel3JA/viewform
If you are interested in expanding your contemporary music conducting experience, please email info@forestcollective.com.au with any questions.


Event Volunteer Opportunity

We are looking for volunteers looking to gain new experience, or consolidate their industry experience, by providing support or overseeing fellow volunteers, at Forest Collective events. 

Front of House Volunteers - Ticketing/Ushers/Customer Service 

Key Duties:
Provide support to Forest Collective Admin on-site
Assist with event set up and pack down
Record keeping of ticket holders/attendees
Cash handling and ticket sales 
Provide audience programs
Provide support to attendees 
Post-event survey and merchandise sales 

Selection Criteria:
Usher or ticketing experience - arts industry preferred 
Understanding of current OH&S standards 
Communication and customer service skills 
Working with Children Check preferred 

Bar Staff Volunteers

Key Duties: 
Set up of food and beverage station in venue 
Manage stock and supplies 
Bar Service 
Good Time Management 
Cash Handling 
Selling Forest Collective Merchandise 
Pack down of food and beverage station 

Selection Criteria:
Current Victorian RSA Certification
Understanding of current OH&S standards 
Bar and/or food handling experience 
Communication and customer service skills 

Please email info@forestcollective.com.au with your CV or any questions. Our first event for volunteers is Friday March 9.