Hello ASC folks,


Scienceworks is recruiting three casual Presenter positions. Details here and pasted below. Please share with your networks!  Applications close this Sunday 11 August.  I am happy to receive any enquiries about the positons – either this email or the phone number below.




Presenter, Scienceworks Museum (3 x Casual positions)

·         Present programs, activities, shows and workshops at Scienceworks.

·         An opportunity to express your creativity and knowledge to education groups and general audiences.

·         Based at Museums Victoria’s award winning venue, Scienceworks, and close to public transport.

Australia’s largest public museum organisation is seeking three Casual Presenters to contribute to the audience experience through effective program delivery at Scienceworks.


Museums Victoria cares for the State scientific and cultural collections, providing visitor access, activities and events at five distinct venues:  Melbourne Museum, Immigration Museum, Scienceworks, IMAX Cinema and world heritage listed Royal Exhibition Building.

To learn more about Museums Victoria, please visit museumvictoria.com.au/about/


The primary responsibility of the Presenter is to deliver programs, activities or shows in a way that engages Museums Victoria’s audiences and contributes to the audience experience.

Selection Criteria:

·         Well-developed communication and presentation skills

·         Demonstrated ability to interpret science and technology for diverse audiences

·         Knowledge of, or a keen interest in, any of the following:

  1. STEM, innovation, and makerspaces
  2. astronomy and space science
  3. engineering
  4. electricity and magnetism
  5. robotics
  6. computer science

·         Awareness of education and learning techniques for diverse audiences

·         Good organisational skills and ability to work with minimal supervision

·         Demonstrated ability to work effectively in teams including the ability to work with multiple project leaders

·         Able to take responsibility for own performance and manage own work and time effectively

Proficiency in Mandarin, Auslan, or another language other than English is desirable.

Please see our Role Statement for full Key Selection Criteria required by the successful applicants. Applications that do not address the full Key Selection Criteria will not be considered.


This a casual position. The casual rate on offer is $33.09 (Includes Casual Loading) plus 9.5% superannuation.


To view the position description, visit museumvictoria.com.au/employment/; for more information about this position, please contact Kate Barnard on (03) 9392 4830.

To apply, please attach the three following documents with your application:

·     Your Cover letter

·     Your CV

Applications Close: Sunday, 11st August 2019



Kate Barnard

Public Programs Manager, Scienceworks

Museums Victoria

GPO Box 666 Melbourne VIC 3001 Australia

+61 3 9392 4830








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