Exhibitions Curator

Job details

Organisation
Aigantighe Art Gallery
Closes
15 Jun 2011
Region
Canterbury
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Visual Arts, Management & Admin

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Aigantighe Art Gallery, the dynamic public art museum in Timaru, is seeking an Exhibitions Curator. This position involves contact with artists, donors, teachers, students, art museum professionals and the public.

You will be responsible for curating exhibitions from the rich permanent art collection and assisting with public programmes.

You need to be methodical, attentive to detail, creative, enthusiastic and have good communication skills. You will need to climb ladders and lift objects as part of your workload.

You’ll also have a tertiary qualification in Art History and possibly Museum Studies. A current NZ driver’s licence is required.

Key skills

You need to be methodical, attentive to detail, creative, enthusiastic and have good communication skills.

Apply for this job

First obtain the position description, conditions of appointment and application form from the Human Resource Manager, by phoning 03 687 7442 or fax 03 687 7201. These documents can also be obtained on our website www.timaru.govt.nz

Applications close on Wednesday 15 June 2011 and should be addressed to:

Human Resource Manager

Timaru District Council

PO Box 522

TIMARU 7940

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3 Jun 2011

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