Volunteer Opportunities | This is Not Art and Critical Animals

Jessica_Goerke_TiNA_Youth_Ambassador_2015_Photo_Jessica-Henderson_2015-290x290Volunteer and student placements can help you get the edge on a career in the creative industries. With This is Not Art (TiNA) approaching, Octapod and Critical Animals are calling out for a number of volunteer positions that would also be suitable as student placements. As the festival gets closer, keep your eye out for other volunteer opportunities.






TiNA Production Assistants

Responsible for assisting with set up of equipment and tech support.

Time commitment: Festival period: Ideally 1 x 4 hour shift per day (over the 4 days).

28 Sept – 1 Oct.

For more information: Contact Christina via admin@octapod.org or call 02 4021 1605. Register your interest via the Octapod website.



Marketing Internship

Responsible for coordinating and delivering Critical Animals marketing in the lead up to, during and post Festival. This includes preparing copy, images and video across social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram), the Critical Animals newsletter, blog and website.

Desired skill set: strong written skills, knowledge of WordPress CMS, experience across social media platforms used by Critical Animals. Experience in photography and video desirably but not essential.

Time commitment: Pre festival: 3-5 hours per week. Festival period: 5 hours per day. Post festival: 3 hours.

Start August: early October. Festival period: 25 September – 1 October. Post festival period: 2- 4 October. Can be offered as an internship placement.