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Working at The Song Room means sharing in our vision that all Australian school children deserve the chance to realise their full potential.

Music and arts programs form the core of our organisation as they’re proven to deliver greater learning and social outcomes. Together, our employees and volunteers are instrumental in changing the lives of Australian children through implementing these programs in disadvantaged communities.

If you’re interested in working at The Song Room and think you fit one of our roles below (as available), we’d love to hear from you!


“I have been working for The Song Room for three years and I find it to be incredibly rewarding. One of the joys of my day is getting to see children from all different backgrounds working together and breaking out of their shells in an arts enriched environment”Fleur Hockey, The Song Room, Leads Professional Development Program.

Director, Corporate Services – Prahran, Melbourne

As a senior member of The Song Room executive, the Director, Corporate Services is responsible for the effective leadership and management of the Finance, Property, People and Culture, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and Risk and Compliance functions of the organisation.

The Director, Corporate Services also acts as Company Secretary to the Board and so the role carries with it a number of governance responsibilities in support of the Board of Directors and its committees.

As a member of The Song Room’s Executive team,  the Director, Corporate Services works collaboratively  in assuring  credible leadership, the development and maintenance of a performance culture, strategic planning and organisational decision making.

Click here to view the full Position Description.

To apply, forward a Curriculum Vitae/Resume and a statement addressing the essential characteristics, qualities and skills outlined in the Position Description.

Please send your full application to Howard Oorloff, Manager, People and Culture, howard@songroom.org.au

To discuss the role in more detail please contact Simon Gipson, Chief Executive Officer on +61 3 9521 3990.

Applications close at 5pm on Thursday 23 August, 2018.


Our values

These core values set a strong foundation for the growth of our organisation.


Child protection policy

As an organisation that works with children, The Song Room is committed to the protection of children. All employment is conditional upon the successful completion of all applicable background checks, including working with children checks.

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