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First People Comm Engagement & Exp Mgr – MV

Closing date:   October 29, 2021
Institution:   Museums Victoria
Salary:   $98,396 per annum (Base of grade) plus 10% superannuation
Employment status:   3 years - Full-time
Location :   Melbourne - CBD
Contact name:   Maddy Dorevitch (Project Officer, First Peoples)
Contact email:   mdorevitch@museum.vic.gov.au

First People Community Engagement & Experiences Manager

Museums Victoria, Australia’s largest public museums organization, is seeking a First Peoples Community Engagement & Experiences Manager. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who will provide First Peoples community engagement and develop and manage experiences and programming across Museums Victoria. Museums Victoria is a diverse and exciting place to work. Across our venues – Melbourne Museum, Royal Exhibition Building, Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Immigration Museum, Scienceworks, Melbourne Planetarium and IMAX cinemas – we present unique and exceptional experiences for more than 2 million visitors each year, who come from all over Australia and around the world to be inspired and to learn about themselves and the universe we inhabit. To learn more about Museums Victoria, please visit https://museumsvictoria.com.au/about-us/


We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced First Peoples Community Engagement & Experiences Manager to engage with First Peoples communities and provide programming leadership and support across Museums Victoria.

Core functions of this position include:

Overseeing and supporting the creation, production, and delivery of a forward schedule of First Peoples community engagement projects and public programs/experiences.
Developing and maintaining partnerships between Museums Victoria and First Peoples communities in Victoria.
Managing the use of the Bunjilaka spaces, in collaboration with Exhibitions Department.
Engaging, enriching and connecting our audiences through onsite, onscreen and outreach experiences.
Please see our Role Statement for a copy of the full Key Selection Criteria and Duties.


Applications for this position are restricted to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people only.


To view the position description, visit https://museumsvictoria.com.au/careers/



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