Assistant Director, Visitor Engagement and Interpretation

ACT Historic Places
Closing Date
Mon, 25th October 2021
Position Type
Full Time
$111,887 - $120,436 plus superannuation

ACT Historic Places is seeking an innovative Assistant Director who will position Lanyon Homestead, Cathorpes’ House, and Mugga Mugga Cottage as leading educational, museum and cultural tourism destinations. You will lead the Visitor Engagement and Interpretation Team in the areas of research, exhibitions, publication, education, public programs, visitor, and commercial services to deliver engaging curatorial programming, high-quality cultural and interpretative experiences, and exceptional visitor services. This position is central to broadening our audiences and creating opportunities for our visitors and communities to connect with their cultural heritage and Canberra’s history.

Eligibility/Other Requirements:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications (such as in Arts, History, Education, Cultural Heritage or Museum Studies) are desirable.
  • A current driver’s licence essential.
  • First Aid Certificate (or willingness to obtain one)
  • Working with Vulnerable People Registration (or willingness to register) For further information on Working with Vulnerable People registration refer to -

How to Apply: Applicants must submit a current curriculum vitae and a written response to the Selection Criteria.

Applications should be submitted via the Jobs ACT website


Contact Officer: Anna Wong on or (02) 6207 9192

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