Rob Osborne, Producer, Unlocked, Red Room Company, Sydney
Rob Osborne’s professional background includes teaching English in the secondary education sector, and Media, Communications and Digital Media Production in the tertiary sector. During his 13 years of full time employment with Corrective Services NSW, he was the Manager of the Audiovisual Production Unit. In this capacity, he was involved in a range of educational projects, with a particular focus on the use of media technologies in expanding educational provision within the prison system. He was instrumental in developing and introducing the "Unlocked" poetry project and is a passionate believer in poetry's transformational potential.
Since leaving a full time role in Corrective Services, Rob has undertaken PhD studies in the area of creative work in prison education.