Fine Arts Instructor

Competition No.:  2018-FAI
Duration:  Contract Instructor
Salary:  $35/hour
Last Updated:  7/11/18 4:34 PM

The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community.  With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team.  People like you!

The Burnaby Art Gallery is currently looking for a Fine Arts Instructor with a strong level of competence related to visual arts programs for patrons. The incumbent will be assisting in the operation of our public and/or school programs while maintaining effective relationships with staff and patrons. Specifically, the Fine Arts Instructor will be delivering programs in Mandarin and Cantonese and animating the Fall exhibition Anna Wong: Traveller on Two Roads and delivering art workshops based on exhibition themes. The incumbent will work with the Burnaby Art Gallery’s Programs team to offer new ideas, develop and deliver programming as it relates to the Anna Wong exhibition and performs related work as required. If your passion falls within the visual arts area we would love to hear from you!

Qualifications include Bachelor of Fine Arts with a visual arts focus (drawing, painting, printmaking) or Fine Arts Diploma with related experience teaching a variety of age groups. Experience teaching in a recreational setting and High 5 Training (Principles of Healthy Child Development) are considered assets. The ideal candidate will be familiar with Chinese Canadian history, specifically as it relates to the West Coast; comfortable public speaking; experience in designing activities exploring a variety of artistic concepts and the ability to create a positive and encouraging environment for patrons.

Pay Rate: $35.00/hour

Please apply online by July 25, 2018.      
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Please contact Human Resources at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.

Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.

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Location: Burnaby, BC
Region: Lower Mainland
Professional Categories: Arts & Cultural Services
Posted: July 12, 2018, 11:16 am
Expires: July 25, 2018, 4:45 pm