Close [X]


We are hiring:
Collections Officer

Permanent part time – 22.5 hours per week

$88, 000 (Full Time Equivalent)

Penrith Regional Gallery, Home of The Lewers Bequest is looking for a new Collections Officer.

Reporting to the Director, Visual Arts, the Collections Officer is responsible for the development and implementation of Collection programs to achieve continuous improvements in the conservation, management and access of our cultural assets.

The key responsibilities of this role centre the overseeing of the improvement in management practices and include the planning and implementation of Collection projects including Collection store upgrades and inventory checks. This role is also responsible for managing the cultural gifts program, responding to donation enquiries and supporting outward loans.

The role contributes to artistic programming by identifying display and presentation opportunities for the Gallery’s Collection, whilst supporting the Curator as well as the Learning and Engagement Coordinators on collection-based access and engagement initiatives.

Information: If you would like to know more about the role, please contact Toby Chapman, Director, Visual Arts at toby.chapman@penrith.city

How to apply: Please provide a cover letter outlining relevant skills and experience and your CV to toby.chapman@penrith.city

Closing: Sunday 5 May 11.59pm

Click here to download the position description

Access, Equity & Inclusion

PP&VA is committed to creating an inclusive workforce which reflects the community we serve. We welcome and encourage applications from all people regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

We will provide reasonable adjustments in our recruitment process and in the workplace.