Ernabella Arts – Art Centre Manager

Application Close Date: 24/05/2018
Desart Inc
Submitted by: Jasper Coleman APY South

Ernabella Arts – Seeking a new Art Centre Manager

Ernabella Arts is a place where many women elders and men elders, young women and young men practice and develop their art, in order to sustain, support and promote their cultural heritage, and to improve the lifestyle of their community’s members.

The artists and directors are now seeking a highly capable and motivated arts professional who can balance the demands of a high-energy studio, a busy enterprise and national and international networks. This is a leadership role, requiring enthusiasm and negotiation skills. The new manager will need finely developed aesthetic skills and the ability to lead Ernabella Arts through a robust exhibition program. This dynamic, fast paced and multi-faceted role will see you working with talented artists from Pukatja Community delivering a broad range of projects.

This role requires excellent interpersonal skills and a capacity to work effectively across cultures. Strong management and analytical skills are essential for ensuring effective art centre operations. The manager will work closely with the Board of Directors to support excellence in art-making, business management and community-focused programs and further enhance the reputation of Ernabella Arts

Click Here to view the job package and application instructions.

Applicants are requested to submit written applications addressing the selection criteria and marked ‘Private and confidential’ addressed to:
Senior Program Manager
PO Box 9219, Alice Springs, NT 0871 or via email to

Applications close 5:00pm Thursday 24 May 2018.