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UPLIT is a cultural champion of curiosity and creativity in Queensland.  We exist as a platform to serve and grow Queensland’s writing and reading communities through transformative cultural experiences that elevate the vitality of literary arts and contribute to dynamic public conversation. Our centrepiece is the much-loved annual Brisbane Writers Festival which enjoys a celebrated reputation as one of Australia's largest literary events. 


Head of Production

Please find further information about this position outlined below and in the downloadable position description.

To apply for this role, please email the following to the General Manager, Tanya Cooling: tanya.cooling@uplit.com.au

  1. A covering letter addressing the selection criteria and your appropriateness for the role
  2. A current resume
  3. Contact information for 2 referees (name, title and organisation, relationship to the applicant and contact phone number and email address)

The closing date for application is 16 March 2017 at 5pm. We expect to interview candidates during the week beginning 20 March.



Children and Young Adult Program Coordinator

Please find further information about this position outlined below and in the downloadable position description.

To apply for this role, please email the following to the General Manager, Tanya Cooling:  tanya.cooling@uplit.com.au:

  1. A covering letter addressing the selection criteria and your appropriateness for the role
  2. A current resume
  3. Contact information for 2 referees (name, title and organisation, relationship to the applicant and contact phone number and email address)

The closing date for application is 16 March 2017 at 5pm. We expect to interview candidates during the week beginning 20 March.



All short-listed candidates will be contacted by phone or email. We regret that we are unable to reply to unsuccessful applicants.

Thank you for your interest in working with UPLIT. We look forward to receiving your application.