Experience Wellington Job Listing
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, inclusive and innovative 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 to recruit a pool of casual staff to support the delivery of our public programmes for a range of audiences across our sites. You will be a confident communicator who is calm under pressure and has demonstrated experience engaging professionally with diverse audiences from children and families to adults, community groups and academics. Your reliability, flexibility and practicality will ensure that programmes are well-planned, run to time and are delivered in a professional way for a quality experience for our visitors. You will support our permanent public programmes team to implement our exciting and enriching programmes and events (often out of usual business hours) for our visitors, communities and groups. You may have specialist skills in visual arts, heritage and history, working with children and young people or science, but we welcome applications from those with general experience running workshops, events and programmes.
You will be responsible for a range of duties to support the delivery of remarkable visitor experiences including fronting and supporting the delivery of public programmes events; liaising with and introducing artists, presenters and guest speakers; ensuring smooth delivery of workshops and events to a range of audiences or supervising this, providing set up and pack down of events. Weekend and evening work will be a regular feature of this role.
This is an exciting time to join our programming team who are focused on connecting our programmes across our sites, leveraging our diverse skill sets to develop and deliver a vibrant programme that flourishes for and with our audiences of Te Whanganui-a-Tara.
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: http://experiencewellington.org.nz/work-with-us/.
Experience Wellington provides great benefits including free te reo Māori lessons and access to EAP services. Applications are welcomed from a diverse range of applicants – we encourage interest from applicants from a range of backgrounds and experience to support our inclusive and diverse programming plans.