Currently vacant positions are listed below.

IGNITE: Alternative Arts Academy

Project Coordinator – IGNITE: Alternative Arts Academy

$40 per hour | 15-20 hours per week

IGNITE: Alternative Arts Academy is a series of programs that encourages and facilitates participation in the arts for people experiencing disability, including people with lived experience of mental illness. The Academy provides opportunities for all levels of experience, from entry-level to those wishing to transcend into the mainstream arts sector.

The position of Project Coordinator works with and alongside a Creative Program Officer as part of the Creative Program team, engaged by the Creative Program Director. They support the administration, planning, coordination and delivery of the full suite of IGNITE: Alternative Arts Academy programs, working across Canberra with other arts organisations, professional artists and participants.

This is a contract position, with the term of the contract to be from Monday 19 March 2018 to Wednesday 12 December 2018 (39 weeks), averaging 15-20 hours per week. Please see position description for full details and selection criteria.

Position Description

How to Apply
Please email your application to the Creative Program Director Monika McInerney ( by 4:00pm Thursday 8 March 2018.
Your application should include:

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