DIGITAL ARTS PROJECT COORDINATOR ID: 59199

Deadline Date: 2019/07/05

Location: Thunder Bay

JOB OVERVIEW

The mandate is to enable middle school students to develop creative and conceptual skills in digital arts. With weekly workshops held mainly in class and in close collaboration with the teachers, the coordinator introduces the students to contemporary art and to different artistic techniques such as video, photography, audio, interactive installations and immersive experiences. He or she also supports them in the creation of digital collective works and guides them in the development of an online artistic portfolio. An exhibition of the works is organized at the end of the school year.

TERMS

  • Part-time
  • $17.25/hour
  • October 2019- May 2020
  • 10 hours a week
  • Located in Thunder Bay with the Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board
  • Training will be provided in September 2019
Posting Date:
2019/06/04
City:
 Thunder Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board
Start Date:
 2019/10/01
Identifier:
 newJobs
Type:
 Part-Time
Hours:
 10 hrs/week
Wage:
 $17.25
Number of positions:
 2
Days of work:
 Varied
Occupation:
 Art, Culture, Recreation and Sport, Other
Duties:
RESPONSIBILITIES
- Having the students benefit from your expertise by facilitating a program that is integrative, stimulating and flexible
- Working closely with Youth Fusion management, in order to maximize the project's impact
- Maintaining a professional relationship with the school (diligent attendance, communication, adherence to the rules of the space, etc.)
- Taking initiative, being creative, and self-starting, in order to effectively contribute to the project's execution and success
- Supervising the students and looking after their safety
- When needed, representing Youth Fusion, the sponsoring post-secondary institution, or the project itself before our partners
- Drafting the appropriate reports (midway progress and final reports) as scheduled
Qualifications:
EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND REQUIREMENTS
- Currently pursuing a university or college education in a field related to digital arts, intermedia or computation arts
PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE PREFERRED
- Experience working and interacting with youth
- Ability to organize an exhibition or portfolio demonstration
LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS
- Spoken and written English fluency
SKILLS PREFERRED
- Strong time management and multitasking strategies
- Excellent at meeting self-created deadlines
- Demonstrates a passion for group leadership
- Knowledgeable in Office Suite
CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK A vulnerable sector screening is required for this position, in accordance with Ontario Law.
Misc.:
 
Closing Date/Apply by:
2019/07/05
How To Apply:
Please submit all applications to RecruitmentONT@youthfusion.org. Only qualified candidates will be selected for interviews. Youth Fusion is an equal opportunity employer.

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Vivian Lee
Position Title:
 Director of Operations and Programming of Ontario
Company Name:
 Youth Fusion
Address:
 221 Yonge Street
City:
 Toronto
Province:
 Ontario
Postal Code:
 M5B1M4
Phone:
 416-209-9438
E-mail:
 recruitmentont@youthfusion.org
Web Address:
 //www.youthfusion.org
 

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