Work with the Chinese Museum!

Education staff are always on the lookout for energetic people to guide school students and adult visitors through the Chinese Museum. Casual role, flexible hours. Please read below to learn more and express interest.

The Chinese Museum is looking for people who:
  • can communicate positively with others across different ages, backgrounds, cultures and abilities
  • love to learn and conduct research
  • have a keen interest in art, history and culture
  • have time to commit
  • are flexible and enjoy working with others
  • are fluent in English (fluency in Mandarin or Cantonese is also desirable)
  • are comfortable using smartphones and computers
  • have computer and internet access at home, and an email account
As a Visitor Services Officer/Tour Guide, you can look forward to:
  • Presentations by staff from the Chinese Museum and industry professionals, including ways of linking the museum’s exhibitions to Victorian curriculum (History, Civics and Citizenship, Music, Visual Art, English and Chinese language)
  • Workshops to equip you with the skills for storytelling and museum guiding
  • Acquiring knowledge on how the museum’s objects can support inquiry-based learning
  • Interaction with students and teachers on the topics of Chinese-Australian history and heritage
Apply NOW if you are someone who:
  • is 18 years of age or older
  • will obtain a Victorian Working with Children Check and supply proof of identity
  • commits to a minimum of one day per month
  • can commit to the training program (estimated 3 x 2-hour sessions) and guiding regularly for at least 1 year.

We are a Child Safe Organisation with a Child Safety Code of Conduct. Proof of identity and a valid Working with Children check is mandatory.

Please send your cover letter & CV to Melina Mallos at: [email protected]