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The studio maintains a holistic approach underpinned by over 20 years of practice.

Nick Readett-Bayley and Richard Newling Ward bring a European pedigree and rich portfolio of work around the world, they deliver carefully crafted buildings and spaces that integrate with their environment. Exacting research and design development underpin thoughtful play of texture, materials and space that aspire to touch at a human scale. Their committed team of architects and designers provide solutions to meet the ever-changing demands of urban life.

Nick Readett-Bayley

Founding Director

Richard Newling-Ward

Founding Director

Kieran Gleeson

Principal Director



Senior/Associate Level Architect

Working closely with the Directors and Project Architects, this leadership role, as a key part of our management team, will see you responsible for project delivery (from initial briefing through to completion), client management, consultant co-ordination and business development. Management of resourcing, project budgets and project programs will fall within your scope.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead projects and small teams through all stages

  • Collaborate with other senior design leaders and the studio leaders
  • Coordinate consultants and work closely with clients
  • Ensure design quality

  • Provide high level communication to clients, teams and the leadership group

  • Participate in business development strategy development and the implementation of such.

  • Contribute to the positive culture of the office

Skills & Experience

  • Approximately 10+ years minimum experience

  • Qualified architect ideally with local registration

  • Demonstrated experience across all project stages from inception to completion

  • Strong design skills highly valued

  • ArchiCad or Revit, Sketchup and Adobe Creative Suite

  • Provide high integrity and positive leadership in all aspects of your work

  • Excellent communication and people management skills

  • Detail focussed

If you would like to apply for this position then please click HERE and attach your CV and portfolio or send to with Senior/ Associate Level Architect in the subject header. Applicants must have a valid work visa. Only shortlisted candidates will receive a response.

Senior Interior Designer


An exciting opportunity has opened up within our fast-developing interiors team. The specific role is long term and you will work alongside the Interior Design Director managing a small team looking to expand in the short to medium term.

The Role

The immediate role would include work in the following broad sectors:

  • High-end private homes

  • Workspace design

  • Hotel + Hospitality design

  • Marketing high-end apartment developments

Skills & Experience

The successful applicant will possess confident and refined design skills with a passion for exceptional outcomes. Strategic mindset and excellent communication skills are key.

Strong CAD awareness and a love for exceptional design and the ability to drive various projects under the guidance of the directors.  We run ArchiCAD and Revit, SketchUp.

You will have a bachelor’s degree or international equivalent, minimum of 8 years' experience including significant Melbourne exposure in managing consultants and clients with a reasonable level of autonomy.

You will have the confidence to lead projects through all phases including the management of detailed documentation and delivery.

If you are an Interior Designer looking to be given responsibility and progress your career, then this is the perfect role for you. BayleyWard is located in Southbank. Our studio is light filled, spacious and is well positioned within proximity walking distance to Southbank waterfront and South Melbourne markets with all its useful amenity and transport links.

If you would like to apply for this position then please click HERE and attach your CV and portfolio or send to with Senior Interior Designer in the subject header. Applicants must have a valid work visa. Only shortlisted candidates will receive a response.



21-23 Chessell St


VIC 3006


U5, 24-30 Springfield Avenue

Potts Point

NSW 2011

monday to friday

9am to 6pm

03 9695 0222


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