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Winnipeg Art Gallery YOUTH PROGRAMS EDUCATION COORDINATOR BILINGUAL -1 Year Maternity Leave Temporary in Winnipeg, MB

Winnipeg Art Gallery

Branch Winnipeg MB CA

Position:
YOUTH PROGRAMS EDUCATION COORDINATOR BILINGUAL -1 Year Maternity Leave
Location:
Winnipeg, MB

The preparation of educational material and the development and presentation of programs to facilitate the youth audience’s understanding of the visual arts….

JOB SUMMARY : Responsible to the Head Education for the design, implementation and delivery of exhibition and non-exhibition related programs; the preparation of educational material and the development and presentation of programs to facilitate the youth audience’s understanding of the visual arts.

TYPICAL DUTIES : Develops implements and delivers educational programs, for youth consistent with current educational and museological practices
Liaises with schools, youth community groups, art education organizations, university educational faculties, and provincial departments
Develop interpretive and educational programs related to the exhibition program including the preparation of written educational material, the organization, and supervision and conducting of tours, programs and special events with a youth focus.
Create, develop and present non-exhibition based programs that will enhance the public’s cultural awareness among youth.
Recruit, train and supervise volunteers and instructors for exhibition tours and youth programs.
Liaise and collaborate with exhibition curators to develop and prepare educational material that has relevance to the public.
Assist with the development and maintenance of budgets for the youth education programs.

QUALIFICATIONS : University degree in Art History and/or Art Education
Three years’ experience within an art gallery, museum or related setting.
Superior oral and written communication skills.
Excellent organizational and administrative skills, and experience with Microsoft Office products.
Experience in curriculum development and/or strategic planning an asset
. Fluency in both French and English required.

Job Type: Temporary

Local candidates only:

  • Winnipeg, MB

Required experience:

  • Three years’ experience within an art gallery, museum or related setting: 3 years

Required education:

  • Bachelor’s

Required language:

  • French

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Winnipeg, MB, CA
Posted on: 2016-05-19
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