Director Public Programs (DPP - 2020)


  • As a member of the Executive Leadership Team provide high level advice and specialist knowledge to contribute to the leadership, strategic planning, policy development and future direction of PAHSMA
  • Develop and articulate strategic vision and priorities for interpretation, education and public engagement across PAHSMA
  • Lead and proactively manage the Public Programs Division articulating the vision, negotiating and defining priorities and applying contemporary people management practices to support a high performing and motivated team while ensuring the best use of human, physical and financial resources
  • Work in partnership across the organisation to provide quality visitor experiences and heritage outcomes in order to meet both conservation and commercial objectives
  • Develop, promote and deliver customer focussed and disciplined operations to enable a seamless visitor experience for diverse audiences, contributing to sustainable heritage tourism outcomes
  • Ensure all public-facing and interpretative material accurately reflects the heritage significance and authenticity of the Sites
  • Develop new and existing visitor and education experiences and programs  through active collaboration across PAHSMA, and with  relevant stakeholders and the community
  • Identify, solicit and cultivate fundraising sources for education and interpretation initiatives

Desirable Requirements

  • Completion of relevant post-graduate tertiary or industry qualifications (such as heritage studies, tourism management/studies, museum studies, historical archaeology or history)
  • Affiliation and active engagement with relevant national and/or international professional associations
  • Extensive recent senior management experience within a cultural tourism organisation
  • Current Driver Licence

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How to apply

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28/09/2020 $0 Hobart 1 CEO & General Management
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