Work with Us

Join the team to help us make poetry in meaningful ways.

Red Room Poetry is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We aim to nurture an inclusive workplace and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, LGBTQIA+ people, and culturally and linguistically diverse people are encouraged to apply.

POEM FOREST Editorial Intern (Voluntary)

Mentored by POEM FOREST Project Producers
Program dates Week of 17 June - mid October
Hours of work 1 day per week during office hours (9am-5pm), Tuesday preferred
Location Online (please note you will need your own laptop and internet connection)
Remuneration This is a voluntary position

This internship is an ideal training ground for developing your career in the sector, gaining hands-on experience in poetry editing and digital publishing, longlisting, website editing and evaluation. You will have the opportunity to be part of a key team of editors, create a new literary network, and play a significant role in the success of the POEM FOREST program.

To Apply
Download the full Position Description here. Please send your CV and a short cover letter outlining your experience and future career interest areas to
Applications close 5pm, Friday 24 May 2023