Heritage Interpreters - Summer Students [Minden]

Heritage Interpreters - Summer Students



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Heritage Interpreters - Summer Students




Minden Hills Cultural Centre, Township of Minden Hills



Minden, Ontario


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$14.00 per hour


Job Description:


The Minden Hills Community Services Department is currently accepting resumes for three (3) summer student (Heritage Interpreters) positions for a 16 week period from May 8 to August 25, 2018.

These positions provide support and assistance to the Curator of the Minden Hills Cultural Centre, enacting time period activities and delivering children’s supporting Art Gallery, Museum, Heritage Village and Nature’s Place programming.
The positions are based on a 35 hour work week, Tuesday to Saturday, 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. ½ hour unpaid lunch. The rate of pay is $14.00 per hour, pending 2018 budget and grant funding approval.

Students must meet Young Canada Works (YCW) Eligibility Requirements:
• be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident, or have refugee status in Canada.
• be legally entitled to work in Canada.
• be between 16 and 30 years of age at the start of employment.
• have finished the school term at the start of employment.
• meet the specific eligibility criteria of the program to which you apply.
• be registered in the YCW online candidate inventory.
• be willing to commit to the full duration of the work assignment.
• not have another full-time job (over 30 hours a week).
Preference will be given to those with experience in art, history, museum studies, theatre, tourism, environmental studies or museum/gallery administration or related combination. Excellent public speaking skills and ability to work independently are required.
A clean Vulnerable Sector Check is required for this position.
Detailed Position Descriptions can be obtained from www.mindenhills.ca, or by contacting the Deputy Clerk/Administrative Assistant at 705-286-1260 ext. 313 or by email at sprentice@mindenhills.ca.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit a letter of application together with a detailed resume of education and experience by 12:00:00 noon, local time, Monday March 5, 2018 to:
Employment Opportunity – MHCC Summer Student Heritage Interpreter
Township of Minden Hills
7 Milne St, PO Box 359
Minden, ON K0M 2K0
Attention: Mark Coleman, Director of Community Services

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