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.

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 12 September 2014

The MCA is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity

Indigenous Curatorial Fellowship Full Position Description

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Conservator

12 month maternity leave contract

The MCA has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Conservator to join the Collection & Exhibitions Management team for a 12 month maternity leave contract commencing around mid-September.

Reporting to Head of Collection and Exhibitions Management, the Conservator is responsible for the on-going conservation needs of the Museum, specifically art works within the MCA’s permanent collection and those displayed at the MCA within the annual exhibition program.

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Enquiries can be directed to Dee Brown on 9245 2486 or Claire Campey on 02 9245 2464. Short listing for interviews will be based on applicants meeting the essential criteria listed in the position description.

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

Applications close 25 August 2014

The MCA is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity

Conservator 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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