Head of Studio: Visual Arts
iHuman Youth Society is a non-profit, charitable organization whose mission is to serve young adults and promote their reintegration into the community through a program involving crisis intervention, arts mentorship, and life skills development. Situated on Treaty 6 Territory in the Boyle Street neighborhood, iHuman provides developmental opportunities that focus on the principles of creativity, authenticity and caring for members between the ages of 12 and 24.
iHuman Youth Society is currently inviting applications for the position of Head of Studio: Visual Arts.
Reporting to the Artistic Director and working as part of a team, the Head of Studio: Visual Arts will assume a lead role in youth engagement, provide technical expertise and work collaboratively with iHuman artists to develop and deliver creative programming.
Key areas of responsibility:
The 1,400 square foot studio space (including a ventilated aerosol paint booth) is dedicated to support a wide range of visual arts activities including painting on canvas, murals, sketching, printmaking, etc.
Studio hours of operation are weekdays, noon to 6:00 pm. This opportunity will appeal to a professional visual artist or teacher who enjoys engaging with young adults, and is comfortable working within a trauma-informed philosophy in a harm-reduction environment.
Hours of Work: 37.5 hours per week, Monday – Friday; may include evening and weekend hours as required
Salary: $19.00 - $21.00 per hour
Posting Closes: April 30, 2020
To Apply: Forward Cover Letter & Resume (in WORD or PDF only) to:
Cover Letter must describe your particular interest in working for iHuman.
Thank you for applying. Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted.
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