Work at the MCA

A bold, new and significantly expanded Museum of Contemporary Art was unveiled to the public in March 2012 and has been visited since by over 2 million visitors. Dedicated to exhibiting, collecting and interpreting the work of today’s artists from across Australia and from around the world, the Museum was recently included in a list of 100 must-see international museums.

Artist Educator

Casual

We are looking to expand our casual team of Educators who are integral members of the Creative Learning team. Educators work across all areas of the learning programs working closely with all members of the Creative Learning team to incorporate the aims of the exhibition program and deliver a range of educational activities. Educators provide learning opportunities, which can be either informal or based on the NSW Syllabus. They are responsible for facilitating explorations of MCA exhibitions, assisting with event planning and design, developing learning resources, delivering hands-on workshops and courses to a wide range of audiences.

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Short listing for interviews will be based on applications meeting the essential criteria listed in the position description. Enquiries can be directed to Georgia Close 02 9245 2444. Please send your application, including names and telephone numbers of two referees to the Human Resources Manager, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, PO Box R1286, Royal Exchange, NSW, 1223 or email positionsvacant@mca.com.au Please include your availability in your application.

Applications close 22 September 2014

The MCA is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity.

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Emerging Indigenous Artist Educator

15 month fixed term contract (part time 3 days per week)

As part of a whole-of-museum commitment to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment and programs, the MCA Australia is offering an exciting opportunity for an Emerging Indigenous Artist Educator to ideally commence in early November.

The MCA acknowledges the enormous contribution Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, staff, educators, arts professionals and guests have made to the fabric of the museum since its inception. Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art practice has long been central to MCA collection and exhibition programs. In addition, the MCA offers a number of important programs that focus on enhancing the engagement of visitors, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander audiences, with contemporary art and ideas.

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Applicants are encouraged to address the essential selection criteria listed in the position description. For Assistance with application process or general enquiries please contact Keith Munro on 02 9245 2440 or Georgia Close on 02 9245 2444.
Please send your application, including names and telephone numbers of two referees to the Human Resources Manager, Museum of Contemporary Art, PO Box R1286, Royal Exchange, NSW, 1223 or email positionsvacant@mca.com.au.

Applications close 6 October 2014

The MCA is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity

Emerging Indigenous Artist Educator - Full Position Description

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Emerging Indigenous Digital Producer

14 month fixed term contract working 4 days per week

As part of a whole-of-museum commitment to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment and programs, the MCA Australia is offering an exciting opportunity for an Emerging Indigenous Digital Producer commencing in November 2014.

The MCA acknowledges the enormous contribution Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, staff, educators, arts professionals and guests have made to the fabric of the museum since its inception. Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art practice has long been central to MCA collection and exhibition programs. In addition, the MCA offers a number of important programs that focus on enhancing the engagement of visitors, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander audiences, with contemporary art and ideas. This exciting opportunity forms part of the MCA’s commitment to assisting in building experience and capacity within a new generation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander visual arts professionals.

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Applicants are encouraged to address the essential selection criteria listed in the position description. For Assistance with application process or general enquiries please contact Dee Brown on 02 9245 2486 or Blair French, Director, Curatorial and Digital on 02 9245 2457.

Please send your application, including names and telephone numbers of two referees to the Human Resources Manager, Museum of Contemporary Art, PO Box R1286, Royal Exchange, NSW, 1223 or email positionsvacant@mca.com.au.

Applications close 29 September 2014

The MCA is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity

Emerging Indigenous Digital Producer - Full Position Description

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Indigenous Curatorial Fellowship

12 month (fixed term, 4 days per week) contract

As part of a whole-of-museum commitment to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander employment and programs, the MCA Australia is offering an exciting opportunity for an early career Indigenous Curatorial Fellowship.

The MCA acknowledges the enormous contribution Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, staff, educators, arts professionals and guests have made to the fabric of the museum since its inception. Contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art practice has long been central to MCA collection and exhibition programs. In addition, the MCA offers a number of important programs that focus on enhancing the engagement of visitors, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander audiences, with contemporary art and ideas.

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Applicants are encouraged to address the essential selection criteria listed in the position description. For Assistance with application process or general enquiries please contact Dee Brown on 02 9245 2486 or Blair French, Director, Curatorial and Digital on 02 9245 2457.

Please send your application, including names and telephone numbers of two referees to the Human Resources Manager, Museum of Contemporary Art, PO Box R1286, Royal Exchange, NSW, 1223 or email positionsvacant@mca.com.au.

Applications close 19 September 2014

The MCA is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity

Indigenous Curatorial Fellowship - Full Position Description

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MCA Volunteer Program

The MCA Volunteer Program offers those wishing to develop their skills and pursue an interest in contemporary art the opportunity to provide valuable support to Museum staff.

As a volunteer, you have the opportunity to learn more about the MCA and to be part of a large friendly team.

Most volunteer work takes place during normal business hours with occasional weekend opportunities. For further information, click here.

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