Employment



Special Projects Curator
Contract, Part-Time

The Jewish Museum of Australia would like to invite expressions of interest to join our team as a Special Projects Curator. The successful candidates will have extensive experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Museum or gallery-based curatorial practice
  • Public history
  • The production of exhibitions within a community and/or research-based context
  • Academic background and/or research-based projects in the field of Jewish studies
  • Community engagement and relationship building within a creative field

Special Project Curators will serve as guest curators for the majority of temporary exhibitions at the Jewish Museum of Australia. Where required, they will also take a lead role in developing community engagement activities, partnerships and public programs around the exhibition, in collaboration with relevant Museum staff.

Please provide a cover letter (2 pages maximum) expressing why you would like to work for the Jewish Museum of Australia and detailing your experience relating to the list above, as well as your current CV.

Please direct all applications or enquiries to:
Juliette Hanson
Senior Curator and Collection Manager
03 8534 3617
j.hanson@jewishmuseum.com.au

Deadline for applications: Wednesday 23rd November 2016