Learning and Engagement Officer

Western Australian Museum
WA - Regional
Closing Date
Fri, 12th June 2020
Position Type
Part Time
$79,452 - $83,797 per annum pro rata
WA - Regional

The Western Australian Museum’s vision is to be an excellent and vibrant Museum, valued and used by all Western Australians and admired and visited by the world.

The WA Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating an equitable and diverse working environment and providing opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and young people. The Museum values the importance of a work environment which is representative of the wider community and which supports a variety of perspectives.

This is a permanent part time vacancy at 0.5 FTE (37.5 hours per fortnight). There will also be a Pool running for a period of 18 months from the initial appointment. Applicants deemed suitable will be placed into a pool where appointments may be considered for similar vacancies for full-time, part-time, casual, fixed term or permanency.

A current (within 6 months) National Police Clearance Certificate and a Working With Children Clearance will be required prior to commencement of employment, as per the Department’s Police Record Screening Policy.


Job Description

The Learning and Engagement Officer’s primary role is to enhance the Museum of Geraldton’s profile through the development, implementation and evaluation of high-quality programs, experiences and resources that are relevant to the collection at the Museum of Geraldton.

Duties of the role will include

Develop, implement and resource high quality programs and experiences relating to the Museum’s displays and its collection for a wide audience.

Assist in the promotion of the Museum through the State’s education system, the general public and relevant organisations.

Participate in talks, lectures and events as part of the Museum’s outreach program.

Participate in Museum project teams

Assist with training and evaluation of volunteers, visitor services officers and other Museum staff, as required.

Other duties as required with respect to the scope of the position.

Appointment is subject to:

Eligibility to Work in Australia, a current National Police Certificate, a Working with Children Clearance (WWCC) and a current C” Class drivers licence.

To Apply:
Please click on the “APPLY FOR THIS JOB” button and you will be automatically redirected to the JobsWA advertisement. If you are not directed to the JobsWA advertisement, please visit http://search.jobs.wa.gov.au/625943. You will need to key in the Position Number (14653) into the “Web Search No. Position Number or Keywords” box on the website to access the advertisement.


For further job related information, please contact Leigh O’Brien on (08) 9431 8385 (not to be contacted for an Applicant Information Package).



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