Education/Public Programs Assistant - Summer Position

Posted on March 31, 2019. Region: Moose Jaw, SK

THE WESTERN DEVELOPMENT MUSEUM - MOOSE JAW
is now accepting applications for the following position Education/Public Programs Assistant - Summer Position

GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
Reporting to the Education/Public Programs Coordinator, the Education/Public Programs Assistant will
be responsible for the development and delivery of two (2) three (3) day camps in July and another
two (2) three (3) day camps in August. They will also assist with school programs, public programs and
special events as necessary. Weekend work is required. Only students continuing full-time post-secondary studies in the fall semester will be considered.

DUTIES:
• Develop and implement a total of four (4), three (3) day camps
o Determine and evaluate possible organizational partnerships
o Assess needs of potential campers
o Assess volunteer and staff requirements
o Determine appropriate activities
o Develop budget and marketing plan
• Contribute to reviews of Museum educational and public programming activities
• Participate in the day to day operation of the Museum
o Visitor Services
o Implementation of established Museum educational programming
and special events
o Conduct school and public tours

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Minimum two (2) years of post-secondary education in a related field of study, preferably Education
• Self-motivated and able to work independently
• Willing to work weekends
• Have a proven interest in Saskatchewan and Canadian history
• Have a proven interest in education and working with children
• Have superb organizational skills
• Have excellent written and oral communication skills

CONDITIONS: $13.00/hour
Employee Benefits Plan as per WDM Employees’ Handbook.
Term: May 5 - August 24, 2019
Hours: 8 hours per day - 40 hours per week, will include weekends
The successful candidate will be required to undergo a criminal
record check

Candidates must meet the Young Canada Works eligibility requirements which include:
• are a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident, or have refugee
status in Canada (nonCanadians holding temporary work visas or
awaiting permanent status are not eligible);
• are legally entitled to work in Canada;
• will be between 16 and 30 years of age at the start of employment;
• are willing to commit to the full duration of the work assignment;
• will not have another full-time job (over 30 hours a week) during
the Young Canada Works (YCW) work assignment;
• have been a full-time high school, college, CEGEP or university
student (as defined by their educational institution) in the semester
preceding the YCW work assignment; and
• intend to return to full-time studies in the semester following the
YCW work assignment.

Application deadline: April 13, 2019

Apply to:
Education/Public Programs Assistant Selection Committee
Western Development Museum - Moose Jaw
50 Diefenbaker Drive
Moose Jaw, SK S6J 1L9
By E-mail: [email protected]

Written or email applications only, please.

Only applications selected for an interview will be contacted.
The WDM will conduct a screening process that is fair and equitable.

Location:

50 Diefenbaker Drive
Moose Jaw, SK

Job type: Seasonal

Contact Information

Education/Public Programs Assistant Selection Committee
Phone:
Email: [email protected]

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