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Assistant Director Exhibition Services - EL1 (Ongoing)

Job No: 496455
Work Type: Full time
Location: Canberra

Public Programs is responsible for developing and delivering interpreted, engaging and curated programs aimed at providing access with the national archival collection in the richest possible ways. Public Programs develops and delivers programs onsite, offsite and online through exhibitions (touring, temporary and permanent), lifelong learning programs, school programs and digital experiences.

Under broad direction, this role requires a person who has demonstrated procurement, project management and highly effective communication skills to manage and deliver a diverse range of programs and projects nationally. The successful person needs to be calm under pressure, have great interpersonal and communication skills, are able to work collaboratively with internal staff and external contractors and stakeholders, be solutions focused and provide strong project management leadership for their team.

Eligibility:  Applicants must be Australian citizens and be able to obtain and maintain a Baseline clearance.

Requirement: A demonstrated interest in and knowledge of Australian history and museums, and experience in customer service or presentation skills are desirable.

How to apply: Applications must be submitted via our online e-recruitment system. Applicants must in 1000 words or less outline the skills and relevant experience you would bring to this role. Please refer to the position description for this role.

RecruitAbility applies to this vacancy. Under the RecruitAbility scheme you will be invited to participate in further assessment activity for the vacancy if you choose to apply under the scheme; declare you have a disability; and meet the minimum requirements for the job. For more information see: RecruitAbility | Australian Public Service Commission (


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