This role is part of the Collection Development team. The role will undertake a range of research, cataloguing, writing, and administrative tasks, associated with donation and acquisition processes, management of the Art and Object collection, and the development of projects to share the AIATSIS Collection. The work will involve: contributing to catalogue records for artworks and objects; research tasks to inform exhibition and other projects, and verify and improve collection information; contributing to the selection of items and creation of interpretive materials for exhibitions, displays and other projects, and providing administrative support for the work for the Collection Development team.
This position reports to the Curator, Art and Object, Collection Development.
This position will be filled using the Special Measure provision, which allows for the targeted recruitment of Indigenous Australians into the Australian Public Service. The vacancy is only open to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people. The filling of this employment opportunity is intended to constitute a special measure under section 8(1) of the Racial Discrimination Act 1975.
Candidates must be Australian Citizens
The filling of this vacancy is intended to constitute an affirmative measure under section 8(1) of the 'Racial Discrimination Act 1975'. This vacancy is only available to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people.