Education Officer (School Bookings)

Australian War Memorial
Closing Date
Wed, 31st May 2023
Position Type
Full Time
$66,656 - $72,474

Under general direction the Education Officer will undertake the administration of bookings and staff rostering for onsite and outreach Education programs. This position will also assist in the delivery of the School Wreath Laying Ceremony program, and the orientation of school groups on arrival and within the Education Orientation Space.

The Education Officer will assist in the development and delivery of a range of Education and public programs for visitors on site at the Memorial, as well as web based learning resources, and will participate in the mentoring and training of casual staff as required.

Core Responsibilities

Under general direction as a member of the Education team, perform a range of tasks including:

  • Administration of the school bookings’ system and staff rostering process, liaising with internal and external stakeholders, and contributing to regular corporate reporting
  • Promotion of the Memorial’s Education services and programs to a diverse range of stakeholders including teachers, tour operators, and community groups
  • Provision of front of house customer service to a diverse range of visitors including schools and community groups
  • The development and delivery of curriculum linked, commemorative, onsite and online Education and public programs to a range of visitors
  • Manual handling and movement of a variety of items, including Education collection and props, gallery interactive trolleys, and Memorial Boxes

The Memorial is committed to workplace diversity and maintains an environment that values the contribution of people from different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. The Memorial welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, veterans, mature age people, people from diverse backgrounds and people with a disability. To be eligible for ongoing or non-ongoing employment, Australian Citizenship is required.

TO APPLY,  please visit:

Applications should be submitted in WORD (.doc or .docx) or .PDF by 11:30 pm (AEST) on 31 May 2023

If you experience any problems with the application system please contact the Recruitment Team on 02 6243 4234 or email


For further information on the position, please call the Contact Officer: Karin Huckstepp, 02 6206 9814

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