Seeking high performers driven by giving back to the community

Thank you for considering a career with The National Trust of Australia (Victoria). The National Trust is built on the power of the community.

We believe in inclusiveness, diversity and equality and are committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of that.

We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply.

Listed below are current permanent, fixed-term and casual vacancies. Please click on the vacancy for full details and instructions on how to apply.

Current Opportunities

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  • Casual role/hours flexible
  • Salary: $35.99 per hour inclusive of casual loading plus super
  • Multiple Program options

The successful candidates will deliver and coordinate education programs which include curriculum-aligned activities, stories and history to be presented to primary and secondary school groups.

About us

The National Trust of Australia (Victoria) (NTAV) is an independent, non-profit organisation supported by a large community base. We are Victoria’s premier heritage and conservation organisation and the major operator of historic properties and sites open to the public across Victoria.

About the role

  • Deliver education programs to school groups according to agreed session plans and facilitator notes including activities, stories and history.
  • Facilitate programs for education groups, and coordinate aspects of group activities on the day.
  • Discuss school-specific needs with teaching staff and modify plans accordingly.
  • Work with the National Trust education team to improve the facilitation and interpretation of the education program.
  • Ensure that all students and guests feel welcome and are given responsive, friendly and courteous service at all times.
  • Work as part of a team and be willing to work at other National Trust sites as required

Archaeology Program Facilitator

Archaeology Program Facilitators run fieldwork excursion programs at simulated archaeological dig sites, and incursion programs in schools (own vehicle required). This program is a hands-on learning experience for students and aligns with the Victorian Curriculum in History, and some Geography and Science. Prospective applicants must be trained in archaeology, and have experience working with groups of children.

  • Excursion location: Geelong
  • Incursion locations: Schools in metropolitan areas, and regional Victoria

About you

  • Excellent presentation skills and an outgoing, friendly, confident manner
    Relevant post-secondary/tertiary qualifications in Education (highly desirable)
  • An education background (highly desirable)
  • Interest in Australian history and heritage
  • Ability to work collaboratively to assist with performing end to end tasks
  • Organisation skills and good time management
  • Confidence to manage a group of adults and children with a wide ranging audience from school students, to mixed age members of the public
  • Collaboration skills and enjoy working as part of an energetic and diverse team of facilitators
  • Qualifications in facilitating educational programs and/or tourism guide experience
  • Willingness to work some full day, and some half day shifts
  • Willingness to wear and maintain assigned uniform
  • Willingness to have your photo taken for promotional and visitor purposes

Sounds like you?

Applications will close once a suitable candidate is found. To submit your application (cover letter and resume) in PDF format, in strict confidence, email education@nattrust.com.au. Please indicate which region/location you are applying for.

Any offer of employment at the National Trust of Australia (Vic) will be subject to a satisfactory Police Records check and Working with Children check.

We believe in inclusiveness, diversity and equality and are committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of that. We encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples are encouraged to apply.