Program and Event Manager
About the National Art School
The National Art School is Australia’s leading art school with a progressive agenda for growth and a firm commitment to continuing studio-based education. The National Art School (NAS) is accredited through TEQSA and offers Bachelor of Fine Art, Masters and Doctorate courses in Photomedia, Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics, and Printmaking; and core subjects in Drawing and Art History and Theory. The School is at the forefront of learning, creativity and innovative practice utilising its independent identity and distinctive studio-based teaching model to deliver exceptional higher education and research, scholarship and professional practice. The NSW Arts Minister announced a 45-year lease and ongoing funding to the National Art School as a State Significant Organisation (SSO) which has afforded ongoing certainty of tenure onsite and the foundation to build a successful independent art school.
This is a fulltime, permanent position. You will design, program and deliver innovative public programs and events at NAS, working closely with internal and external stakeholders on logistical elements of delivery. You will build and draw upon networks in the field of Australian and international contemporary art, as well as related fields such as music, film and performance art.
Working with the Head of Public Engagement and supported by your team, you will be responsible for all production, venue hire, internal and external events, that meet audience, artistic and commercial objectives. You will work collaboratively with staff and external parties to ensure client needs and requirements are met, within budget and delivered to a high standard.
What you bring to the role
You will have a proven track record of designing and delivering programs for specific audience segments. You will have experience working with culturally diverse communities including creating and maintaining culturally safe spaces and inclusive programs. You will have exceptional project management and budgeting skills to ensure successful design and delivery of programs across the gallery spaces, public programs, music, and performance events. You will have excellent communication skills to work closely with internal and external parties to ensure the events are delivered successfully and have a thorough knowledge of WHS to ensure they are delivered safely.
How to Apply
Please visit the National Art School website www.nas.edu.au for more information and to download the position description. Please include the following in your application:
- A covering letter addressing how your experience matches the job requirements.
- A comprehensive resume citing your qualifications and outlining professional experience.
If you have any questions or if we can assist in making the application process more accessible for you, please call Juanita Hyde on 02 9339 8672 or email Juanita.firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The National Art School is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
The closing date for all applications will be Sunday 21 August 2022.
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