Call for NYWF 2018-19 Festival Manager

The National Young Writersʼ Festival (NYWF) is looking for a Festival Manager (from anywhere in Australia) for the 2018 and 2019 NYWF in Newcastle, NSW.

Working closely with the Festival Directors, we’re after someone who has the organisational skills, dedication and energy to run the logistical side of the festival. If  this sounds like it could be you, download the position description and apply.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Monday 20 November 2017

Click here to download a copy of the Festival Manager position description (.pdf)

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a CV and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria listed in the position description, emailed as a single PDF or word document to  NYWF Chair, Shona Barrett ( with “NYWF Manager 2018/19”  in the subject header.

This is a life changing opportunity. Please do not hesitate to contact us on if you have any questions at all or would love to have a conversation on the phone or in person about the role.

Good luck!

Photo credit: Bridget Lutherborrow 2017