Education Programs Assistant

Education Programs Assistant– Full time, Temporary
Latcham Art Centre, Stouffville

Application Deadline: 

Interviews will begin when sufficient applications are received.


8 weeks full-time contract (35hrs/wk)
Position includes Saturdays and occasional evenings.


$16.00 per hour

Anticipated Start Date:

July 5, 2021

Anticipated Finish Date:

August 28, 2021

Latcham Art Centre seeks an outgoing, creative, responsible, and flexible individual to act as Education Programs Assistant for 8 weeks of summer art programming. The candidate will assist with planning, registration, materials, marketing and coordinating as well as assisting with any mandated Covid-19 safety measures and implementation. The student will be responsible for the set-up of activities, leading programs, communicating with participants, cleaning and promoting a safe and inclusive environment. Other responsibilities include preparing materials, assisting with program schedule, overseeing Camp Counsellor candidate, and writing a report at the end of summer. Occasional responsibilities include acting as Gallery Attendant, arts administration duties, database entry and assisting at gallery events.

All mandated Covid-10 safety protocols will be in place including social distancing, mask wearing, plexiglass barriers where needed, etc. to insure all of our staff have a safe workplace.

We are seeking an individual with excellent leadership, communication, teamwork and problem-solving skills, a positive attitude and eagerness to participate in program and Gallery activities. 

Eligible applicants must be 15 to 30 years of age; Canadian citizens or permanent residents or have official refugee protection status under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act; and are legally entitled to work in Canada. A successful vulnerable sector screening and basic First Aid & CPR will be required.

We support and encourage diversity and equity, and we are committed to making staff

positions accessible and welcoming to all potential team members, regardless of ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender or identity.

Please send resume and cover letter in one pdf document with your first and last names in the document title and email to:

Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.