Oxygen Art Centre is an artist-run centre engaging communities throughout Nelson and the West Kootenays, and wider audiences regionally and nationally. Oxygen Art Centre provides space and programming for artists and the public to engage with the creation, study, exhibition, and performance of contemporary art in all disciplines.
Oxygen Art Centre’s activities include: Exhibition & Residency Program, Adult Arts Education, Children and Youth Arts Education, and a Presentation Series which consists of literary, film, music, and theatre events. Oxygen is unique in its structure and provides vital arts and cultural programming. We are currently looking for a Summer Gallery Assistant to add to our dynamic team.
Nature and Scope of Position:
Reporting to the Executive Director, the Gallery Assistant engages the public in discussions about Oxygen Art Centre’s exhibitions and programs, assists in exhibition and residency coordination, and assists educational art instructors during summer art camps.
General Responsibilities and Functions:
The ideal candidate:
The Summer Gallery Assistant position is dependent on funding from Canada Summer Jobs program. Candidates for the position must:
Application deadline: 15 May 2020, by 5:00 PM
Please submit cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: “ATTN: Summer Gallery Assistant Application”
Oxygen Art Centre is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
*NOTICE* (May 2020 Update): Due to the pandemic some aspects of the position will be altered to ensure a safe working environment for the employee. On site programs have been cancelled or postponed until September 2020. Gallery Assistant will be responsible for working from home, tracking hours, maintaining Google Doc files and documentation, virtual and phone meetings with supervisors, and facilitating digital administration and research from a far. Necessary alterations will be made to the employee’s work plan should pandemic restrictions alter during the employee’s contract. Please direct any questions to email@example.com. Oxygen Art Centre is still accepting applications for the position at this time.
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