Become a mentor

YoWo Music is always on the lookout for mentors from a wide range of musical and cultural backgrounds to provide a diverse and enriching educational experience for our participants.

Selection Criteria:

  • A current Working with Childrens Check

  • Women* between the age of 20-35

  • University or TAFE (Diploma minimum) Qualification in Music

  • Performance experience (submit CV in application)

  • Teaching experience (submit CV in application)

  • Personality traits we look for: Proactive, encouraging, approachable, organised, passionate about young women’s education, works well in a team.

Mentors are required for 2.5 hours per week to lead 1 small ensemble (4-8 participants) for the duration of the semester. Mentors arrange suitable material (4-5 pieces) for their ensemble, and assist on the day of the end of semester gig. We expect and appreciate constructive input into how the program can continue to develop and grow, how we may create more opportunities for our participants, and how we can continue to build relationships with other community groups and musicians.