Join the team

Heide offers an inspiring, educational and thought-provoking experience of modern and contemporary art, architecture and landscape. We promote integrity, respect and teamwork in our business and as an employer we are committed to providing equal opportunities and a positive work environment.

Employment opportunities

Assistant Curator

The Assistant Curator is a multi-tasking role operating in a team environment. The primary focus of this position is to assist in the planning, development and delivery of exhibitions and related programs; and assist with the care, research, development and interpretation of the Heide art collection and archives. In addition to the Senior Curator, Head of Exhibitions, this position works closely with the Senior Curator, Head of Collections, Collections Manager, Curator, Registrar and Exhibitions Manager.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae and a statement addressing the Key Selection Criteria (no longer than half a page per criterion) and be submitted by 5.00pm on Monday 20 November to:

Please state ‘Assistant Curator’ in the subject line.


Internships at Heide provide a valuable insight into the museum. We offer occasional internships in the following areas:

Public Programs
Graphic Design
Marketing & Communications


Our passionate and dedicated team of volunteers play a vital role in the museum.
If you would like be part of our volunteer team click here for more information.

Work experience

Heide currently does not offer work experience placements.
There are other ways you can be involved in the life of the museum, such as an internship or as part of our volunteer program. Please see the above for information on these opportunities and how to apply.

How to Apply

To apply for an advertised position at Heide, please submit your application by close of business on the nominated closing date.

Unless otherwise stated, applications should be sent to

or in writing to:

Human Resources
Heide Museum of Modern Art
7 Templestowe Road
Bulleen VIC 3105

For further enquiries please contact the Human Resources Department on (03) 9850 1500.

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