Museum & Gallery Programs Officer


An opportunity exists for a motivated and engaging individual to join the Museum and Gallery team.

Fairfield City Museum and Gallery is a cultural facility of Fairfield City Council. The site consists of an art gallery (Stein Gallery), social history museum and Vintage Village. The role will involve engaging our local communities in order to increase the profile of Fairfield City Museum and Gallery and increase visitor numbers.

The role will involve working with the Social History and Exhibition Curator to develop and implement public programs to enhance visitors’ experience, interpretation and enjoyment of exhibitions; and to also assist the Museum Coordinator and Education Officer to develop and implement upper primary and secondary school education programs inspired by our collection and the Vintage Village site at the Council’s Museum and Gallery.

The position will require the successful applicant to work occasionally on evening events and on Saturdays.

If you are a next generation thinker with a passion for providing the best experience for your customers and would like to join a positive and energetic team we want to hear from you! Apply online today!

Applicants must have the right to work in Australia.

QUALIFICATIONS and EXPERIENCE

Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline
Demonstrated experience in using a range of community engagement approaches to build rapport with community members.
Class C Drivers Licence
Current NSW Working with Children Check
DESIRABLE:

Post Graduate studies Museum Studies, Social History, Visual Arts or related qualifications.
Experience with Community Arts and Cultural Development (CACD) practices.
SALARY & EMPLOYMENT CONDITIONS:

Temporary position for a period of 12 months, 50 hours per fortnight
This position is a Grade 4; salary range is $ 64,397 p.a. to $ 69,344 p.a. (pro-rata) on demonstrated competencies.
Must be able to work the occasional Saturday.
A Uniform is provided

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