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                   Casual Artist Facilitator

                                 Hours/ week: 0-5 hours
                             Fee: $20/ hr

                                 Reports to: Program Coordinator

 

JOB SUMMARY

 

The Casual Art Facilitator is responsible for conducting weekly art groups at designated sites and via Zoom, compiling statistical, program and evaluative program information and developing new program ideas. The Art Facilitator is supervised by the Program Coordinator.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

I. PROGRAM

  • Plan and present art activities in a non-judgmental, non-directive and supportive manner, adapting to the individual needs of the children.

  • Provide necessary art materials for groups by coordinating contact free-delivery.

  • Establish clear rules and limits for the group.

  • Initiate and maintain ongoing communication with appropriate agency representatives and parents.

 

II. SUPERVISION

  • Supervise volunteers and assistants on site and be available to provide support.

  • Call the Program Coordinator immediately if there is a problem.

  • Communicate appropriate staff meeting information.

 

III. ADMINISTRATION

  • Attend staff meetings and in-service training.

  • Communicate with Program Coordinator to provide program update and assessment of staff and volunteer needs.

 

IV. QUALIFICATIONS

 

We are looking for a professional artist who is:

  • Candidates must have a positive attitude, be a team player, have a constant desire to learn, be well organized and must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with a focus on quality.

  • Highly responsible, compassionate to and knowledgeable of the issues facing children;

  • Respectful of cultural diversity;

  • Experienced with children;

  • Able to communicate positively;

  • Able to set clear limits;

  • Multi-tasker with strong organizational skills;

  • Must be flexible, reliable, self-motivated, and able to work both independently and as a team member;

  • Pleasant, professional behavior, using discretion, when necessary;

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

  • Experience with Zoom platform, social media, Instagram Live, Facebook Live;

  • A clear Vulnerable Sectors Police check.

  • Other duties as assigned
     

Position Location:

The successful candidate will work remotely.

 

Interested candidates should send their resumes, cover letter and samples of your artwork to the attention of Douglas Hurst, Program Manager, at douglas@theconcernedkids.com no later than Monday August 10, 2020.

 

Thank you for your interest. Only those being considered for the position will be contacted.  We encourage artists with lived experience to apply.  

416-636-1656   /   Charitable No. 886594191 RR0001  /  473 Church Street, Suite 317, Toronto, ON, M4Y 2C5

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