Advertisement | Senior Curator & Collection Manager | Jewish Museum of Australia


Join the team of one of Australia’s most respected community arts and cultural organisations.
The Senior Curator & Collection Manager is responsible for the development and management of the Museum’s collection and exhibitions. The Senior Curator & Exhibition Manager maintains a strategic overview of the profile and character of the Museum’s collection, and ensures that the Museum complies with professional museum standards in the management of the collection. The Senior Curator & Collection Manager also leads the long term planning, development and implementation of the Museum’s permanent and temporary exhibition program.

As a team leader, the Senior Curator & Collection Manager is responsible for leading the strategic and annual work planning for the Curatorial team, and is accountable for the administration and operational management of the team, including staff supervision and performance management, budget management, policy development, physical resources and work environment. As a member of the Museum’s Leadership Team the Senior Curator & Collection Manager takes a lead role in supporting delivery of the Museum’s strategic objectives and promoting the Museum’s values internally and externally.

This position is for 12 months while the current staff member is on maternity leave. The position is 0.8 FT position (30.4 hours/week). The role will commence on Monday 16th May 2016 until Thursday 11th May 2017.

A position description and information about how to apply is available on our website at or download the job description as a pdf Senior Curator Collections Manager PD March 2016 (Maternity Leave replacement).

Applications close: 30th March 2016