Job Posting: Summer Student Opportunity

Job Posting: Summer Student Opportunity

The Winding River Art Gallery & Gifts, a not for profit co-operative is seeking a student to work in the Gallery in Stewiacke for a term of 8 weeks, starting July 3rd.

Eligibility: The student must be

  1. 17 – 30 years of age at commencement of employment
  2. Registered as a full time student in the previous academic year and must be returning to school full-time in the upcoming year, preferably a student of the arts program or business related studies or entering such studies in 2017.

Job requirements: Strong computer skills, interest and/or knowledge of the arts, enjoy dealing with people and experience in sales would be an asset. One of the primary roles of the job will be to maintain the daily operations of the gallery which includes engaging with visitors to the Gallery, facilitating art sales, and minor routine maintenance. Candidate must be fluent in English and an intermediate knowledge of French will be considered an asset.

Application deadline: May 23rd.

Interviews will be held at the Gallery on May 27th, 28th, times to be arranged.

Job time-frame: July 3 – August 25

Hours of work: 10 – 5, 35 hours a week (will be required to work 5 days a week, including some weekend shifts)

Salary: Minimum wage $10.85

Please drop your resume, along with 2 references off at the Winding River Gallery, 2nd level, Mastodon Ridge, Stewiacke between 10 – 5 Tues to Sunday (closed Mondays in May). Please indicate your artistic interests, talents and what studies you plan to pursue. Only applicants being interviewed will be contacted, by May 25th.