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Job Opportunity | Lismore City Council, Placemaking Officer

Part-time: Fixed Term Contract for 3 Years
Hours of Work: 30 hours per week. Some evening and weekend work will be required for the program of events and activities.
Salary: $31.19 (Grade 10 Entry) to $35.87 (Grade 10 Step 4) per hour + super
Closing date: Sunday, 6 August 2017 @ 4.00pm
Contact: Brett Adlington, Gallery Director on 02 6627 4600 or 0427 270 064
The Placemaking Officer (Lismore Quadrangle) is a new part-time position, reporting directly to the Lismore Regional Gallery Director. This position is essential to ensure the successful ongoing management and implementation of Placemaking initiatives at the newly created Quad (Lismore Quadrangle).
The Quad is the new central public square and meeting place of Lismore that leverages off its strategic location set between Lismore Library, Northern Rivers Conservatorium and the new Lismore Regional Gallery. The development aims to become ‘Lismore’s Creative Playground’ and be known as the ‘community heart’ for all in Lismore. The Quad has been identified as a key project in Lismore City Council’s Community Strategic Plan 2017 – 2027.
The Placemaking Officer (Lismore Quadrangle) will be dedicated to programming a wide range of ‘place-making activities and events at The Quad representing all forms of cultural expression and reflecting the community’s diverse interests. Southern Cross University is a key partner in the Quad and the Officer will be required to work closely with the University to identify opportunities for students and staff to actively participate in the Quad’s program of events.

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The Placemaking Officer (Lismore Quadrangle) is accountable for decisions taken within established Policies and Procedures. Clarification is available on policy and direction in relation to problems.
As a key staff member, the Placemaking Officer (Lismore Quadrangle has the following responsibilities:


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Applications are to be made via the Lismore City Council website. Applications close Sunday, 6 August 2017 at 4.00pm.