Public Programmes Specialist - Museum & History (0.5 FTE)

Submitted by johanna.sanders on Mon, 10/01/2022 - 10:47

Experience Wellington

‘As a small organisation we punch above our weight, working together with and for Wellington to create remarkable experiences that generate vitality, strengthening the city we love. We offer incredible audience experiences across our six locations; City Gallery Wellington, Capital E, Wellington Museum, Space Place, Cable Car Museum and Nairn Street Cottage.

Our Public Programmes team works together within and across teams internally and externally to develop and deliver vibrant public programmes that engage diverse audiences that bring our experiences to life and bring a te ao māori dimension to everything we do.

We are looking for a committed, enthusiastic and engaging specialist to ensure the smooth delivery of public experiences across our diverse audience groups, with a focus on museum and history experiences. You will know these experiences better than anyone and ensure everything and everyone is in place to provide consistent and engaging experiences every time. Your excellent organisational skills will facilitate the smooth running of events and programmes on the ground.

This is an exciting time to join our programming team who are focused on connecting our programmes across our sites, leveraging the diverse skill sets of our people to develop and deliver a vibrant programme that flourishes for and with our audiences of Te Upoko o te Ika. We have a number of programme roles available and each of these roles play a key contribution to make this happen. See our careers page for more information:

Experience Wellington embraces flexible working and offers generous leave provisions including additional Christmas, wellbeing and bereavement leave. Other benefits include free te reo Māori lessons and access to EAP services. Applications are welcomed from a diverse range of applicants.

If you want to work with like-minded community builders, passionate about art and culture we would love to hear from you. To join our team, please submit your CV, a cover letter and complete our online application form for our consideration. For further information on the role please contact

How to apply
For more information on this role & to see a copy of the position description, please see here.

To apply for this role, please submit your cover letter & CV here

Job description here.

Applications close Monday 7 February 2022

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