Director, Victorian College of the Arts

Melbourne, Australia
06 Dec 2020
End of advertisement period
15 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Work type: Continuing
Location: Southbank
Division/Faculty: Faculty of Fine Arts and Music
Department/School: Victorian College of the Arts
Salary: $199,922 (Level E)
Role & Superannuation rate: Academic - Full time - 17% super

The Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) has a rich and proud history as one of Australia’s most prestigious schools for creative practice and research. The VCA brings together an extensive range of creative disciplines, including Dance, Film and Television, Music Theatre, Production, Theatre, Visual Art and Writing. The University is seeking an outstanding leader to join as Director of the Victorian College of the Arts.

Reporting to the Dean and a member of the senior leadership team of the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, this role will provide strategic and management leadership to the VCA and thereby contribute to the operations of the Faculty. The successful applicant will have a strong leadership, artistic, research and teaching track record in one of the VCA disciplines. They will also demonstrate a sustained commitment to the importance of developing teaching at all levels with innovation in curriculum design and delivery, and of having developed scholarship and research for a university department or discipline area in previously held roles.

How to apply

Please do not apply via the University website. The University has engaged The Insight Group, Executive Search Consultants, to assist with the recruitment for this position. Please direct any enquiries and send your application (including cover letter, CV and a document addressing the selection criteria) directly to:

Position Description 0044135.pdf

Applications close: 15 Jan 2021 11:55 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time