Art Gallery Director
Wagga Wagga Art Gallery inspires a vibrant, innovative and diverse regional arts culture: engaging with our local and national communities, supporting artists, and promoting a flourishing and experimental creative environment accessible to all.
Wagga Wagga Art Gallery welcomes our visitors to engage and participate in an extensive range of exhibitions, events, education programs and public engagement activities. The Gallery is the home of the National Art Glass Collection, an internationally significant collection of contemporary Australian glass, as well as the Margaret Carnegie Print Collection, which consists of works in print by Australia’s foremost artists.
Your new role:
The Gallery is seeking a Director with exceptional strategic, management and leadership skills. This position is responsible for managing the operations and facilities of the Gallery in accordance with national industry best practices, and leading the delivery of exhibitions, public engagement, and collection management to the highest standards expected by the gallery’s audiences, stakeholders and community.
Candidates will need to demonstrate extensive experience in the public gallery sector or other relevant industry, and extensive professional knowledge of contemporary visual arts. Highly developed skills are also required in leadership, strategic planning, communication, financial management, and stakeholder engagement. The capacity to develop an ambitious, innovative and ethical vision for the Gallery will be essential.
What we will offer you:
• Remuneration package commencing at $3,426.26 gross per fortnight with the opportunity to progress to $4,111.51 + superannuation
• Permanent full-time hours with access to Council’s Flexible Working Hours Agreement.
• Generous leave entitlements.
• Training and development opportunities.
What is next?
Applications close Sunday, 3 July 2022 at 11.59pm AEDST with interviews to be held in the week commencing Monday, 11 July 2022.
If you are interested in this role and would like more information, please contact Madeleine Scully, Manager Community Services, on 02 6926 9350.
For more information and to apply, please visit https://wagga.pulsesoftware.com/Pulse/jobs
As part of the recruitment process, pre-employment checks will be conducted in line with requirements of the position including a functional health assessment to ensure candidates can meet the inherent physical requirements of the role.
Council is an inclusive employer. We strive to reflect the community in which we work, as a result we welcome and encourage applications from skilled people from all walks of life. This includes women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse people, people with a disability, sexually and gender diverse people, people with lived experience and people of all ages.Find out more
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