The Empire Theatre has recently been appointed the service provider for Southern Queensland of the Regional Arts Services Network.  Regional Arts Services Network  The network is about empowering Queensland’s regions to realise arts and cultural priorities and drive change through arts-led initiatives.

The Empire Theatre currently has a 2 x VACANT Regional Arts Officer – East and West position, which is a part time position (0.5 FTE), with a fixed term appointment through to July 2025.

The Regional Arts Officers will lead regional arts activation with the local arts sector, communities, and partners. They will build and maintain regional arts networks, coordinate seed funding for regional activities with matched funding partnerships, liaise with local councils and build the capacity of arts officers and panels, support arts sector capacity to meet regional priorities, and provide a liaison point for key stakeholders such as education providers, arts organisations, or Local Arts Councils.

The Regional Arts Officers will be required to reside in or adjacent to one of the below local government areas to be eligible to service the designated area.

SQ Eastern Regional Arts Officer

  1. Redlands
  1. Gold Coast
  1. Ipswich
  1. Logan
  1. Scenic Rim
  1. Lockyer Valley
  1. Southern Downs
  1. Toowoomba


 SQ Western Regional Arts Officer

  1. Western Downs
  1. Goondiwindi
  1. Balonne
  1. Maranoa
  1. Paroo
  1. Murweh
  1. Bulloo
  1. Quilpie


For the EASTERN role please apply via SEEK with your resume and a covering letter addressing the selection criteria and relevant skills,

Regional Arts Officer - South East Qld Region Job in Toowoomba & Darling Downs - SEEK  by Sunday, 12 June 2022.

For the WESTERN role please forward your resume and a cover letting addressing the selection criteria and relevant skills to employment@empiretheatre.com.au, by Sunday, 12 June 2022.

For more information please view the following documents:

For more information, please contact Michelle Blair on michelle@empiretheatre.com.au or 0488 289 405

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