Art & Culture Centre Coordinator

Sabrina Kelly and Graham Beasley of Arlpwe Art and Culture Centre at work at their Desert Mob Marketplace stall, 2017. Image: James Henry, Desart.

Arlpwe Art & Culture, Ali Curung

Applications close February 28, 2020

                  Desart is recruiting an Art & Culture Centre Coordinator

This exciting position is based in Ali Curung community in the Northern Territory, 4 hrs north of Alice Springs at Arlpwe Art and Culture Centre.

The art centre coordinator is responsible for effective operations, systems and policies and procedures at the art centre. They will support, encourage and guide the development of artworks, mentor artists and assist their vision for cultural maintenance and development. She/he will need to be highly motivated, have sound administration skills, together with a developed sense of aesthetics and experience in arts development and marketing is desirable. Respect and understanding of cross-cultural environments is required and a knowledge of contemporary Aboriginal art is also desirable.

The Arlpwe Art Centre Board have engaged Desart to assist them in the recruitment and supervision of their new art centre coordinator, and to support them with governance and financial management. The new Coordinator will report directly to the Desart Chief Executive Officer and have a range of support and mentoring available to them through Desart.

Please download the job package attached and email your application including cover letter, selection criteria and current CV to  Human resource manager hr@desart.com.au by 5pm CST Friday 28th February 2020

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