Hello ASC folks,

Forwarding you two employment opportunities at Scienceworks to share with your networks. We are looking for a Learning Facilitator to join the Programs team, and multiple casual positions in the Visitor Engagement team. 
Position descriptions are available via the above links.

Please share with your networks!


Kate Barnard

Science Programs Manager

Museums Victoria

GPO Box 666 Melbourne VIC 3001 Australia

+61 3 9392 4830




From: Internal Applications <internalapplications@museum.vic.gov.au>
Sent: 10 May 2021 16:48
To: "All MV Staff" <allmuseum2@museum.vic.gov.au>
Subject: Exciting New Opportunity Within the Visitor Engagement Team [MV Employment Opportunity]

Good Afternoon,


In preparation for the upcoming Winter School Holidays and the opening of Treasures of the Natural World exhibition, we are seeking the support of MV staff, MV Volunteers and your family and friends to assist us during this busy period ahead at both Scienceworks and the Melbourne Museum.


If you, or someone you know, loves engaging with people and is looking for some short-term Casual work, the Visitor Engagement Officer role could be the perfect match!


To assist us with filling this vacancy, we encourage you to refer your family and friends to us by on-forwarding this email and application link: https://museum.help/veo



The primary responsibility of the Visitor Engagement Officer is to welcome and orientate visitors, provide duty of care and memorable experiences to visitors, process tickets and help usher education, special interest and tourism groups.


See below additional detail of the role, including start date, classification and pay rate:

  • PAY RATE: $33.09 per hour (inclusive of Casual loading)
  • WORK LOCATION: We are seeking applicants who have availability to work at either Scienceworks (Spotswood) or the Melbourne Museum (Carlton),
  • DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: See Role Statement available on this website.


In addition to the above, the successful applicant will:

  • have demonstrated an ability to engage with people, be competent with point of sale equipment and be able to work well in a fast-paced environment.
  • agree to successfully obtain a Working with Children Check.
  • agree to successfully obtain a Police Check.


For more information about the duties and responsibilities, please see the attached Role Statement.



This exciting opportunity is open to all MV staff, MV Volunteers and your family and friends and the instructions for how to apply can be found below:


  • MV STAFF: Please visit the Museums Victoria Internal Jobs Board by following this URL: http://musenet/topic.aspx?id=344
  • MV VOLUNTEERS: To apply for this position, please visit this URL: https://museum.help/veo
  • EXTERNAL APPLICANTS (Family / Friends): If you know of anyone who might be interested in applying for this role, we encourage you to refer them onto us and to apply to become a Visitor Engagement Officer. To refer your family and friends, please refer them to this link - https://museum.help/veo


In order to apply for these positions, all applicants will be required to (1) complete a pre-application questionnaire and (2) submit their Resume. Short listed applicants will be invited to undertake an interview onsite at either Scienceworks (Spotswood) or the Melbourne Museum (Carlton). Applications close on Monday 17 May 2021.


If you have any questions about this opportunity, please feel free to contact People & Culture via email at PeopleandCultureComms@museum.vic.gov.au


People & Culture

Museums Victoria

GPO Box 666 Melbourne VIC 3001 Australia



+61 3 8341 7271

+61 466 314 685


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