First listed on: 05 March 2021

Education Officer


About the National Art School

The National Art School is Australia’s leading art school with a progressive agenda for growth and a firm commitment to continuing studio based education. The National Art School (NAS) is accredited through TEQSA and offers Bachelor of Fine Art, Masters and Doctorate courses in Photomedia, Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics, and Printmaking; and core subjects in Drawing and Art History and Theory. The School is at the forefront of learning, creativity and innovative practice utilising its independent identity and distinctive studio-based teaching model to deliver exceptional higher education and research, scholarship and professional practice. Last year the NSW Arts Minister announced a 45 year lease and ongoing funding to the National Art School as a State Significant Organisation (SSO) which has afforded ongoing certainty of tenure onsite and the foundation to build a successful independent art school. 

The position

Full time permanent position developing and coordinating the delivery of Education programs and partnerships to meet the strategic goals of the National Art School Education Programs. This will include curriculum development, programming, coordination, implementation and delivery of school holiday programs, family programs, school tours, school workshops, education kits and teacher education programs.

What you bring to the role

You will have tertiary qualifications in teaching and/or arts and demonstrated experience working within an educational and outreach context in the Cultural and Educational sectors. You will be able to work autonomously to develop, write, administer and coordinate the National Art School education programs. You will be an exceptional communicator with high level organisational, problem solving and time management skills with the ability to deliver a range of programs simultaneously. 

How to Apply

Please visit the National Art School website [link removed] for more information and to download the position description. Please include the following in your application:

  • A covering letter addressing how your experience matches the job requirements.
  • A comprehensive resume citing your academic qualifications and outlining professional experience.

If you have any questions or if we can assist in making the application process more accessible for you, please call Juanita Hyde on 02 9339 8672 or email

Please email your application to 

The National Art School is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to workplace diversity. People from different cultural backgrounds are encouraged to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and culturally and linguistically diverse people. 

The closing date for all applications will be 23 March 2021

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