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First Nations Curator – MoAD

Closing date:   June 12, 2023
Institution:   Museum of Australian Democracy
Salary:   $83,382 - $96,004
Employment status:   Full-time
Location :   ACT
Contact name:   Amy Lay on 02 6270 8189
Contact email:   Recruitment@moadoph.gov.au

The Opportunity:

Based in one of Australia’s most prominent national heritage buildings, Old Parliament House, This position is responsible for the research, development, and management of First Nations content across the Museum.

About the Position:

This position is non-ongoing for 2 years, with the possibility of extension and/or ongoing.

This position is full-time, working 37.5 hours per week.

This position emphasises the on development of exhibitions for the First Nations Gallery created in 2022. It will also assist in the development and maintenance of the First Nations Advisory Group.

At MoAD, we are able to offer Flexible Working Arrangements to reward and retain high-performing employees through salary and flexible working conditions.

About You:

The successful applicant must identify as an individual of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent and are accepted within their community as being Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander. They will have relevant tertiary qualifications with a demonstrated interest in, and knowledge of, First Nations stories, history, and objects. Knowledge and application of museum practices and procedures with demonstrated curatorial experience is also desired.

What we offer:

  • An inclusive workplace community
  • A Positive and Supportive Work Culture for all employees
  • Work/Life Balance and Flexible Work Arrangements (including working from home)
  • Employee superannuation contributions of 15.4%
  • Generous leave provisions including the ability to purchase additional leave
  • Christmas shutdown period
  • Health initiatives including flu vaccinations and health checks
  • Employee Assistance Program

How to apply 

Visit: https://moadoph.gov.au/about/employment/

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