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The History Trust of South Australia is a diverse and exciting place to work. We are based over four distinct venues: Head Office, Migration Museum, South Australian Maritime Museum, and the National Motor Museum. As the largest public museums organisation in Australia, the History Trust attracts approximately 300,000 physical visitors per year. We employ 66 people across our various sites.

From time-to-time we need inquisitive, driven and talented people – interested? Meet some of our friendly faces and see what roles we undertake: Head Office, Migration Museum, South Australian Maritime Museum, National Motor Museum.


Education Manager, South Australian Maritime Museum

Close of application: 
Thursday, 2 March 2017
Vacancy location: 
SA Maritime Museum – Port Adelaide

Duties: The Education Manager will contribute to the planning, management and successful delivery of SA Maritime Museum (SAMM) programs for teachers and learners, model best-practice teaching and learning and ensure programs meet the objectives of the Teaching for Effective Learning Framework and the Australian Curriculum. The Education Manager will develop, manage and promote programs within agreed goals, budgets and timelines, evaluate their effectiveness and ensure continuous improvement.

Essential Qualifications: Desirable qualifications in education

Special Conditions: Out of hours work may be required. Intra state and interstate travel may be required. This is a temporary / term vacancy up to 12 months. This is a part-time vacancy, working 30 hours per week and salary will be adjusted according to actual hours worked.

Additional Notes: Applicants are required to submit via email a curriculum vitae and written application of no more than two pages, demonstrating their suitability for the role by addressing the selection criteria (Section B of the Role Statement). Applicants are to include the name, address and contact number of three current referees, one being your current line manager. Applicants are required to quote the vacancy number in the subject line of the email and application. For a copy of the Role StatementHow to Apply and Employment Declaration documents, refer to the resources menu at the bottom left of this web page.


Salary range: $75,430.00 - $84,497.00

Eligibility: External Vacancy - Open to Everyone                

Location: South Australian Maritime Museum, Port Adelaide

Agency: State Development, History SA, History Trust of South Australia, South Australian Maritime Museum    

Award: S.A. Public Sector Salaried Employees Interim Award

Closing Date: 5pm, Thursday 2 March 2017