Visual Arts Assistant [Stouffville, ON]


Visual Arts Assistant



Job Title:


Visual Arts Assistant




The Latcham Gallery


Job Type:

Summer Student Contract - Full Time


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Stouffville, Ontario


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$14.50 hourly


Job Description:


The Latcham Gallery seeks an outgoing, responsible, creative and flexible individual to act as Visual Arts Assistant at a six-week summer art camp. The Visual Arts Assistant will be responsible for the set-up of activities, assisting children and the instructor, and running children’s reading and lunchtime activities. Other responsibilities include preparing, cleaning and reorganizing studio space before and after art camps, assisting with research into and delivering children’s activities, assisting with art activities at community events. Occasional responsibilities include acting as Gallery Attendant and assisting at gallery events.

The ideal candidate is a post-secondary student in art and/or child and youth related studies with excellent communication, teamwork and problem-solving skills, a positive attitude and eagerness to participate in camp and Gallery activities. Eligible students must be between 15 and 30 years of age; student returning full-time in September; Canadian citizens or permanent residents or have official refugee protection status under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act; and are legally entitled to work in Canada.

Please send resume and cover letter in one pdf document by email to: and put your first and last names in the document title.
Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.