Program Officer – Desart


Under the overall supervision and mentoring of the Senior Program Manager, The Program Officer will provide support to the SPM for the delivery of key Desart Programs including but not limited to, the following:
• Art Centre Resource Development
• Art Centre Human Resource Program
• Art Centre Business Support Program
• Desart events (Desert Mob, Barkly Artist Camp and Desart Art Centre Conference)

The Program Officer will have impeccable arts development and project management skills. Your background may be as an artist, arts manager, cultural worker or project manager within the arts sector, government or creative industries. You may also be from a sector outside the arts but with the transferable skills that will support the growth and sustainability of Indigenous arts and cultural sector.

The Program Officer will have a good understanding of arts and cultural development with a particular passion for and experience in art projects. You will have what it takes to deliver complex projects under the direction of the Senior Program Manager that create great outcomes and benefit of Aboriginal Art Centres in Central Australia. The Program Officer will be able navigate complex projects with multiple stakeholders and your influencing and networking skills will be an asset to bring everyone together.

All applications must include a cover letter, current CV, and letter addressing the selection criteria
Email applications to Philip Watkins CEO Desart,
Applications close 5:00pm CST  Friday 2nd September 2016