Work at Ross Creek! Do good things!

Hiring Values: The Ross Creek Centre for the Arts, which is grateful to be welcomed in Sipekne’katik, one of the seven regions of Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq people,  is looking for innovative and creative individuals who care about arts in the community and who love rural living. The Centre is committed to creating a great team environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, with a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, and we strongly encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.

While all applications are appreciated, only those individuals selected for interview will be contacted.
The successful applicants must be able to begin work in person soon. 

Summer Positions 2022

Box Office Coordinator

POSITION WILL BE FILLED WHEN A SUITABLE CANDIDATE IS IDENTIFIED, SO APPLY NOW!

Job Description:
Working with other staff and volunteers, the Box Office Coordinator will be the front-line staff welcoming audiences to the performances of Two Planks and a Passion Theatre. Responsible for setting up the box office and supporting the production until the performances begin, they will liaise with Visitor Services and Theatre staff, serve patrons, lead them to the shows and do box office reconciliations each evening.
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It’s a great way to support the theatre while engaging with the public in a lovely and meaningful way.

Fields of Study: Public Relations, Arts, Theatre, Management, Hospitality or Tourism

Term: Summer 2022, June through August

Rate: $14 – 14.50 / hour for 35 hours/ week depending on funding and/ or experience.

Camp Counsellors

POSITIONS WILL BE FILLED WHEN SUITABLE CANDIDATES ARE IDENTIFIED, SO APPLY NOW! 

Job Description:
​Ross Creek Camp Counsellors live on-site for the summer from Sunday through Friday, and support our incredible arts camps! Running camp games, and participating in the life of camp, field trips and evening programs, Camp Counsellors and junior staff ensure that the programs function efficiently on a day-to-day basis, while creating an incredible, memorable and wonderful summer for our campers and each other! Camp Counsellors: ensure the safety and well-being of campers at all times, promote and maintain RCCA policies and procedures, create and maintain a positive camp environment, participate in and lead games and spirit activities to foster enjoyment and self-esteem, assist Education Director, Camp and Centre Staff and Instructors as necessary, and help make magic for kids and your team for a great summer! Click here for full posting.

Fields of Study: Arts, Theatre, Visual Arts, Education

Term: Summer 2022, End of June through End of August

Rate: $490 per week, including room and board

Gardener

POSITION WILL BE FILLED WHEN A SUITABLE CANDIDATE IS IDENTIFIED, SO APPLY NOW!

Job Description:
Ideal for an environmental scientist or a horticulture student, the gardener works under the supervision of our environmental educator, following a plan for our large organic gardens & working in a team of staff & volunteers to grow & harvest food for our camps, & to educate youth about food security & reduction of food waste. You will keep accurate records on our digital systems & track our yields & also ensure beautification of the property for visitors. You will learn from our property manager to develop a beautiful & productive food garden, as well as best practices for pollination, etc. You will ensure that our COVID protocols & practices are adhered to, & will work with our youth leaders, volunteers, & other staff to ensure a great working environment and a great garden!
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Fields of Study: Horticulture, Landscape Design, Arts

Term: Summer 2022, as early as possible through August or longer if possible. 

Rate: $14.5 / hour full time

To Apply

Email:  chris@artscentre.ca 
Subject line:  EMPLOYMENT 2022 – [position]
Include:

  1. Cover letter addressed to Ms. Chris O’Neill with the name of the position for which you are applying, detailing what you think you can bring to Ross Creek. 
  2. CV with specifics on related education and/or experience 
  3. Two references who can discuss your work experience, relevant skills, dependability, work ethic, and general awesomeness. 

All attached documents should be in MS Word or PDF format.

Due to funding requirements, all applicants must be: 

  • Canadian citizen OR a permanent resident who is legally allowed to work in Canada 
  • See individual postings for other requirements. 
HIRING VALUES
The Ross Creek Centre for the Arts is looking for innovative and creative individuals who care about arts in the community and who love rural living. The Centre is committed to creating a great team environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, with a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status, and we strongly encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.
While all applications are appreciated, only those individuals selected for interview will be contacted.
 
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