Summer Art Camp Instructor
Employment: Summer Student Contract
Start: June 15 ending August 28
Closing Date: March 20
The Thunder Bay Art Gallery invites applications for our Summer Arts Camp Instructor positions. The Gallery is hiring two Summer Art Camp Instructors to prepare and deliver arts programming for children ages 5-12. Ideal candidates will have experience developing art lessons, teaching, and leading children. They will have a background in the Arts and/or Education. We are looking for organized, reliable, flexible, enthusiastic individuals with a passion for the arts, who enjoy teaching and working with children.
Under the guidance and supervision of the Education Coordinator, Summer Art Camp Instructors work together to:
• Plan, organize, and facilitate Summer Art Camp programming at the Gallery.
• Apply their working knowledge of art making styles, materials, and techniques.
• Lead campers in art creation, creative activities and games within the classroom, gallery spaces and outdoors.
• Draw on previous teaching, instructional, or group leadership experiences to create a fun and creative atmosphere.
This position is part of the Young Canada Works Summer Work Experience program for students. Eligible candidates must have been registered as a full-time student in the semester preceding the summer and intend to return to full-time studies in the semester immediately following the summer.
How to Apply
Please submit a cover letter and resume by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Denise Smith, Education Coordinator
Thunder Bay Art Gallery
Thunder Bay Art Gallery is committed to employment equity and to fostering a positive and diverse workforce that reflects the community. We welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds and abilities. Given the Gallery’s mandate and location, we particularly welcome applications by individuals who are Indigenous.
Upon request, suitable accommodations are available under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disability Act (AODA) to applicants invited to an interview.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.