Tamaki Paenga Hira: Tui tui hono tangata, whenua me te moana.

Ko Tamaki Paenga Hira, hewaengarahi ake, he ngakau mahaki mo te kaitiakitanga taonga pu korero, pakiwaitara, korero tipua ano hoki mai i nga kai para korero.

Auckland Museum is an influential, much-loved organisation at the centre of Auckland’s identity, committed to developing and sharing engaging content through its galleries, exhibitions, events and educational programmes.

This is an exceptional opportunity; the successful candidate will bring with them learning expertise and strategic thinking to oversee innovative, engaging, and relevant learning experiences for diverse audiences. This role will be key to enabling the museum to develop its role in the Auckland learning ecosystem through becoming an innovative and compelling GLAM education leader.

They will be responsible for the development and delivery of an integrated education programme that is strong at our core, shared and connected through digital channels, and alive in Auckland communities.

The Learning Manager is an advocate for the museum locally, regionally, and nationally and will possess a high degree of integrity and professionalism.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Leading and managing the development and delivery of inspirational and transformational best practice GLAM sector education programmes.
  • Working with the education team to integrate creativity, pedagogical expertise and community participation into the programme.
  • Ensuring the Maori Dimension (He Korahi Maori) and Pacific Dimension (Teu le Va) are embedded into education programmes.
  • Strengthening our sustainability through operating more efficiently and maximising opportunities for income generation.
  • Providing exemplary leadership and management of direct reports and the wider education team including recruitment, learning and development, performance development, talent management and retention.
  • Promoting project and change management methodologies to successfully deliver transformational and business projects in line with the Museum’s strategy and priorities.
  • Retaining our current audiences, attracting new and more diverse ones, through dynamic education programmes onsite, online, and beyond our walls.

You must be eligible to work in NZ to apply for this position.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to be part of a fabulous New Zealand organisation committed to telling our national and Auckland stories and reflecting our unique place in the South Pacific.

To apply for this job, please apply online or go to our job site http://careers.aucklandmuseum.com and enter the job code 10911.