New Job Education Assistant In British Columbia
Company : City of Burnaby
Salary : $24.25 an hour
Location : British Columbia
The goal of the City of Burnaby and its employees is to consistently deliver first class service and services to our community. With this in mind, we hire people who share the same passion, those with the drive and determination to grow with and contribute to our already exceptional team. People like you!
Passionate about the Arts and love working with children? Then apply to be an Education Assistant at the Burnaby Art Gallery! You’re driven to deliver quality educational programs to children and have the organizational know-how to see this through. You’re quick-on-your-feet, whether it’s answering questions from curious kids or adapting to changes in bookings and classes. You’re dedicated to making sure that everyone visiting the Burnaby Art Gallery has a memorable experience. Responsibilities for this position include reaching out to schools to arrange programs, scheduling bookings, assisting a supervisor in preparing and implementing educational programs, providing information to interested parties, and maintaining related files, records, and accounts. Performs related work as required.
To qualify, you must have completed Grade 12, preferably supplemented by courses relevant to teaching, early childhood development, and/or fine arts, plus some experience in educational programs. You should be highly organized and skilled in administrative duties, as you’ll be maintaining our booking schedule. You’re an exceptional communicator who can connect with teachers and children easily, and share Gallery information with patrons of all ages. You also have technical proficiency with online programs, computers, camera set-ups, and are familiar with various arts practices. Overall, you’re a helpful individual who’s driven to bring fantastic programs to kids. A Driver’s License for the Province of British Columbia is required.
Hours and shifts are dependent on operational requirements; typical shifts are Tuesday to Thursday, 9:30am-5:00pm.
Please apply online at www.burnaby.ca/careers by Sunday, September 18, 2023.
Applicants under consideration will be required to consent to a Police Information Check.
Copies of relevant professional certificates, degrees, or tickets will be required at the time of the interview.
At the City of Burnaby, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse workforce that authentically mirrors the vibrant community we proudly serve. We consistently embrace diversity and endeavor to build an inclusive workforce that celebrates the richness of our community. We warmly welcome applicants of all genders, ages, ethnicities, cultures, abilities, sexual orientations, and life experiences to join us in shaping a more vibrant and equitable future together.
Please contact People and Culture at 604-294-7303 if you do not receive a confirmation email within one hour of submitting your application online.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.