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The Quad Playground Festival | Call out for early childhood students

Lismore Quadrangle

The Quad is presenting a children's festival on Saturday 6th October and are looking for early childhood students to be to assist on the day.

Details

Availability: Completed

Time required: 8 hours per week

Duration: Not yet defined

Location:
110 Magellan Street
Lismore
New South Wales
Australia

Requires face to face contact: Yes

Overview

Aims

- to launch an annual children's festival for the Northern Rivers
- present an inclusive and dynamic childrens event
- provide opportunities for early childhood practitioners, service providers and students to work with leading children's companies

Outcomes

- showcase emerging and established children's and arts companies, with a specific focus on immersive and experiential programming
- provide opportunities for students in the Quad program
- give students the oportunity to work in a 'real world' setting
- provide exposure to the University's profile in the CBD
- increase networking and skill sharing opportunities

Needs to be addressed

• provide an inclusive and accessible childrens event
• provide a platform for artists and companies to present work
• provide collaboration opportunities across the Quadrangle stakeholders.

Benefits to students

• networking with local organisations and companies who excel in children's programming such as Lismore Regional Gallery, Conservatorium of Music, and the Lismore Library
• skill building in facilitating children's events and working with children
• collaborating with children and their families.

Requirements

Southern Cross University

Marketing of opportunity through Live Ideas.
Students to work on the project.

Partner

• Placemaking Officer to oversee and manage project members
• recommendations and reference (if appropriate) for child-based event work