Currently vacant positions are listed below.

Community Arts Officer – Gungahlin

The Community Arts Officer – Gungahlin role is part of an exciting three-year arts development program for the Gungahlin and Woden regions in the ACT. Belconnen Arts Centre and Tuggeranong Arts Centre are excited to be collaborating to establish two new positions focused on fuelling a love of and engagement in the arts, that will initiate and develop programs founded in the principles of community arts & cultural development and social inclusion and will work with creatives and the community in cultivating a dynamic program of arts and cultural activities and experiences.

The Community Arts Officer – Gungahlin is a part-time position of 30 hours per week (4 days x 7.5hrs). Initially located with the team at Belconnen Arts Centre with a focus on the Gungahlin region, the Community Arts Officer – Gungahlin will be managed by Belconnen Arts Centre and will collaborate with the Woden-based Community Arts Officer managed by Tuggeranong Arts Centre.

The Community Arts Officer – Gungahlin is responsible for working with artists, community groups and individuals in the conceptualisation, effective management and delivery of a vibrant arts and cultural development program that expresses, celebrates and promotes the value of locally determined creative activity. This will include but not be limited to a range of pop-ups, creative experiences, arts activities and community celebrations.

Belconnen Arts Centre are looking for an individual with a sense of creative adventure, a strong awareness of inclusion and demonstrated experience in community arts and cultural development. Please see the attached Position Description, Key Accountabilities and Selection Criteria, or contact the Artistic Director & Co-CEO of Belconnen Arts Centre, Monika McInerney, for further information on 0437 693 946 or via

Please email your application to the Artist Director & Co-CEO of Belconnen Arts Centre, Monika McInerney (, by 4pm Monday 4 February 2019. Your application should include:

  • A brief cover letter
  • No more than two pages addressing the Key Accountabilities/Selection Criteria
  • A concise CV that covers your relevant experience and includes two referees

Successfully shortlisted applicants will be notified by Friday 8 February for interviews taking place in the week beginning Monday 11 February. The position will commence in March.

Community Arts Officer (Gungahlin) Position Description