Senior manager schools and learning
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a senior manager, schools and learning to join Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. The role oversees the successful development and delivery of onsite and online learning programmes to early childhood, primary, intermediate, secondary schools, tertiary students, and their teachers. The role also supports the skills development of Gallery staff and volunteer guides, and works closely with curatorial, programming and specialist staff in support of formal and informal learning experiences at the Gallery.
Reporting to the Gallery’s Head of Curatorial and Learning, your key purpose will be to manage Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki’s formal education programme. The role is responsible for overseeing the creation of learning resources and programmes that increase students’ understanding of art, providing avenues for them to express themselves and grow in confidence in the sharing of their ideas.
You are a passionate and qualified art educator with current knowledge of visual arts and art history education. An excellent and engaging communicator, you are skilled at connecting diverse audiences with a range of art, from historical to contemporary. You will be skilled at creating and leading a team to deliver innovative, engaging art-focused learning programmes and online resources.
You will already have experience in successfully implementing and evaluating educational programmes. You will be able to demonstrate knowledge of the processes of learning and the New Zealand Curriculum, with a strong understanding of the requirements of teaching students from early childhood right through to tertiary level.
You will bring excellent relationship building skills with demonstrated influencing skills, along with a strong track record of successfully achieving outcomes through developing and empowering your team.
This is an excellent opportunity to occupy a key role in New Zealand's leading visual arts institution.
Auckland Art Gallery