Compensation: $18.00/hr plus 4% vacation pay
Posting date: May 16, 2018
Closing date: June 15, 2018 (5:00 pm)
The Reach Gallery Museum is seeking an outgoing, community-minded candidate for the position of Cultural Programs Intern. This 30 week internship runs from August 6, 2018 to March 1, 2019, and is designed as a series of projects that contribute to all areas of community cultural programming. The hourly rate for this position is $18.00 plus 4% vacation pay. The candidate will be involved with a number of project-based initiatives that will generate awareness of The Reach and build excitement with local audiences about who we are and what we do.
Under the supervision of the Education Programmer, the Cultural Programs Intern will lead and participate in projects that support The Reach’s community outreach capacity. These projects will require the candidate to work closely with The Reach staff team to plan and organize partnered initiatives with professional artists and community groups. The Cultural Programs Intern will be also be responsible representing The Reach at a number of offsite initiatives including community events and festivals, pop-up art events, In addition, the candidate will participate in activities that support fundraising and the celebration of The Reach’s 10 year anniversary.
Our ideal candidate is a self-starter who loves working with people. Our candidate has excellent research, communication, project management, and community-building skills. We’re looking for someone who is a recent post-secondary graduate with a degree in community development, museum studies, Indigenous studies, art history, history, cultural studies, studio art, anthropology, history, library science, communications, or an equivalent field related to culture and heritage.
Phone: 604 864-8087 x 127
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The Reach invites Emerge members to a behind the scenes experience to help you gain professional development with hands-on practical skills to further your art education.
We are regularly hiring artist facilitators for programs and workshops. If you are interested in these opportunities please email your resume to Anna Williams, Education Programmer at firstname.lastname@example.org.