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Arts & Cultural Coordinator

Advertiser: Western Downs Regional Council2.8 out of 52.8 overall rating (17 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
5 Jul 2018
Location
Toowoomba & Darling Downs
Salary
Chinchilla or Miles, Qld Location
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Advertising, Arts & Media, Art Direction

Arts & Cultural Coordinator

About the Role

Based in Chinchilla or Miles, you'll be leading the creative and innovative agenda for the Arts and Cultural function and we can assure you this role has a lot to offer. As a passionate art advocate, you'll be responsible for ensuring the arts is strongly represented through the region and your expertise in this area will mean you'll be able to see new opportunities within the community.

To support this vision, you'll collectively work with community arts groups to empower and build community capacity so that together the Western Downs can become recognised and celebrated leaders of the arts.

Along with managing the Arts and Cultural team, you will be responsible for building upon government partnerships at a local and state level.

Reporting to the Communities Manager, you will:

  • lead the team and implement strategies to maximise growth in Arts and Culture (including visual, performing and public art along with supporting heritage, galleries and museums);
  • empower creativity and capacity within the Western Downs to better engage with the Arts community and other key stakeholders; and
  • identify value-add opportunities that provide remarkable arts and cultural experiences to Council's and the community's annual calendar of events;

About you

The successful applicant will have:

  • hold a relevant Degree or Diploma in Business, Arts, Creative Industries, Public Relations or another similar field, or be able to demonstrate equivalent related experience; and
  • have proven experience in the management of staff, for the delivery of community programs and projects.

What we offer:

  • Relocation assistance
  • Access to Corporate Health Plan
  • Health & Wellbeing program
  • Locality allowance
  • Job security in a local government position

If you are ready to contribute to the rich fabric of arts and culture by developing, delivering and leading innovative arts opportunities across the Western Downs, this role is for you.  TOGETHER WE MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE

For a full position description copy and paste the below URL into a browser.

http://www.wdrc.qld.gov.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Arts-and-Cultural-Coordinator.pdf

Application via Seek 'Apply Now.'

Applications close on Thursday 26 July 2018.

Additional Information

Western Downs Regional Council values diversity and is committed to equal opportunities. Council welcomes all applications from suitably qualified applicants.

Successful candidates may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing as part of the recruitment process.

Please note that after the closing date you will no longer be able to apply for the vacancy. The specific time of closing is midnight AEST of the date displayed above.

Western Downs Regional Council reserves the right to close or withdraw vacancies before the advertised closing date without prior notice.

About the Role

Based in Chinchilla or Miles, you'll be leading the creative and innovative agenda for the Arts and Cultural function and we can assure you this role has a lot to offer. As a passionate art advocate, you'll be responsible for ensuring the arts is strongly represented through the region and your expertise in this area will mean you'll be able to see new opportunities within the community.

To support this vision, you'll collectively work with community arts groups to empower and build community capacity so that together the Western Downs can become recognised and celebrated leaders of the arts.

Along with managing the Arts and Cultural team, you will be responsible for building upon government partnerships at a local and state level.

Reporting to the Communities Manager, you will:

  • lead the team and implement strategies to maximise growth in Arts and Culture (including visual, performing and public art along with supporting heritage, galleries and museums);
  • empower creativity and capacity within the Western Downs to better engage with the Arts community and other key stakeholders; and
  • identify value-add opportunities that provide remarkable arts and cultural experiences to Council's and the community's annual calendar of events;

About you

The successful applicant will have:

  • hold a relevant Degree or Diploma in Business, Arts, Creative Industries, Public Relations or another similar field, or be able to demonstrate equivalent related experience; and
  • have proven experience in the management of staff, for the delivery of community programs and projects.

What we offer:

  • Relocation assistance
  • Access to Corporate Health Plan
  • Health & Wellbeing program
  • Locality allowance
  • Job security in a local government position

If you are ready to contribute to the rich fabric of arts and culture by developing, delivering and leading innovative arts opportunities across the Western Downs, this role is for you.  TOGETHER WE MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE

For a full position description copy and paste the below URL into a browser.

http://www.wdrc.qld.gov.au/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Arts-and-Cultural-Coordinator.pdf

Application via Seek 'Apply Now.'

Applications close on Thursday 26 July 2018.

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