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Learning Specialist – Digital

Job details

Experience Wellington
26 Sep 2021
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Education & Development


Bring your fresh ideas to our Experience Wellington learning team by creating inspiring digital learning experiences for, with, by and between tamariki and rangatahi of Aotearoa.

We are looking for a Learning Specialist with a digital focus to work primarily in our Media Lab and OnTV digital studio in Capital E. Collaborating with our wider team of creative minds and programming specialists in our Learning Team you will support, and get actively involved in, the development of new and collaborative learning across all Experience Wellington sites – Capital E, Wellington Museum, Space Place, City Gallery Wellington, Cable Car Museum and Nairn St Cottage. Increasing engagement with Māori audiences and embracing Te Ao Māori is a priority.

You will be a flexible individual and thrive off sharing your ideas and collaborating with colleagues and audiences alike. Your engaging and genuine communication style will see you develop relationships with diverse audiences to support digital learning. Experience in working with groups of all ages, especially tamariki and rangatahi and teachers, around digital creativity is a must. We are looking for someone who can work independently and collaboratively, to bring fresh ideas for best practice programming in digital education, especially around digital inclusion with local schools and communities. Knowledge of the NZ Digital Technologies Curriculum, strong communication and facilitation skills are essential. Teaching experience, knowledge of moving image production and digital screen technologies preferred. Links with film, TV and screen industry a bonus.

The role will be primarily based at Capital E on the Wellington waterfront. This position is permanent, full time. Evening and weekend work may be required.

Experience Wellington provides the city with world-class museums, cutting-edge contemporary art, the region’s only publicly accessible space science experience and the only facility in New Zealand dedicated to tamariki and their creativity. Our visitor experiences include: Capital E, SpacePlace at Carter Observatory, City Gallery Wellington, Nairn Street Cottage, Wellington Museum and the Cable Car Museum. We also support the operation of the New Zealand Cricket Museum.

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Applications close Sunday 26 September. Applications will be shortlisted as they come in due to the timeframes required. For further information please email

We are also looking for a 15 month fixed term, 0.6FTE Learning Specialist based at City Gallery Wellington. Please apply for that position through our careers site if you are interested:

How to apply

To register your interest in this role, please include a copy of your CV & Covering letter here

Written by

Wellington Museums Trust

13 Sep 2021