Public Programs Administration Officer
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. Last year 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.
The Public Programs Administration Officer provides administrative support to the National Art School (NAS) Public Programs department, helping ensure the continued growth and success of the NAS annual program of non-award short courses and workshops.
The Public Programs Administration Officer has frontline responsibility for providing outstanding customer service, facilitating course enquiries, enrolments, refunds, student communications and supporting increased short course enrolments across Public Programs, Gaol Tours and education programs.
In addition, the role provides an important point of contact and support for Public Programs teaching staff, and liaison with a broad range professional and technical staff of the School.
What you bring to the role
Of utmost importance in this position are superior administrative skills, attention to detail, a can-do attitude, and exceptional customer service abilities. You will ideally have a genuine passion for art making and art education. You are highly adept at juggling priorities and negotiating positive outcomes with internal and external stakeholders. Experience in website management, a solid understanding of marketing and audience engagement strategies will help you succeed in this role. You will represent the School in a front-facing role, enjoy meeting new people, developing collegial relationships, and delivering quality online and on-campus short courses, workshops and other programs.
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 academic 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.email@example.com.
Please email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
The National Art School is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to workplace diversity. People from different cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and culturally and linguistically diverse people.
The closing date for all applications will be Sunday, 14 November 2021.Find out more
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