Job Posting 76305

Creative Writing Instructor
Place des Arts
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
1120 Brunette Ave. Coquitlam, BC
closes in 7 days (Mon, 1 Nov)
part time - term / contract  •  Starting at $40 per hour.

Place des Arts is seeking a committed, enthusiastic and qualified Creative Writing Instructor who is passionate about teaching and interact well with children and teens.


Candidate(s) will teach Creative Writing classes to children and youth on Tuesdays from 4:00 to 6:45 PM beginning January 11, 2021 to June 7, 2022. Candidates must be open to teaching in-person and via livestream.



Place des Arts provides quality arts education in visual arts, music, dance and drama for all ages and skill levels. We offer a friendly, non-competitive environment where students are encouraged to learn and to develop an appreciation of the arts. Please visit our website for general information regarding the centre.



  • Completion of post-secondary education in literary arts and/or equivalent training and work experience
  • Minimum of 5-years teaching experience working with children and youth of various ages and abilities



  • Ability to communicate and interact positively with students
  • Highly responsible and punctual
  • Thoughtful, energetic and passionate about teaching
  • Eager to participate in, and contribute to, our vibrant centre



Starting at $40 per hour. Instructors are contracted to a self-employment agreement. Place des Arts coordinates studio space, scheduling, registration and program promotions.



All Place des Arts instructors are required to obtain and provide a Police Information Check prior to teaching at Place des Arts.



All submissions should include the following information

  1. Name, address, telephone number and e-mail address
  2. Cover letter and résumé including previous teaching experience and personal teaching philosophy
  3. Appropriate supporting materials: i.e., pictures, portfolio, videos, etc.



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