Ross Creek Centre for the Arts
IMMEDIATE EMPLOYMENT AT ROSS CREEK
Position: Visitor Services Coordinator
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: June 18, 2019
We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage all eligible and qualified people to apply.
Employment Term: Full Time June – August 31, 2019 (Start Date flexible)
The Ross Creek Centre for the Arts is looking for a youth (<30) to fill its summer position of Visitor Services
Coordinator. This person will work closely with programming staff to ensure a great experience for everyone at Ross
Creek, whether the artist faculty, the camp kids and counselors, the actors and musicians or the audience members.
This will give you lots of great experience, from working with databases to assisting with opening night events to
ensuring audience needs are met.
Ross Creek Centre for the Arts is a nonprofit organization for multidisciplinary arts education and development.
Located on 178 acres of farm and forest just outside of Canning, Nova Scotia, the Ross Creek Centre for the Arts
provides a natural atmosphere to learn, create and discover.
Please see www.artscentre.ca/nowhiring.html for our hiring values.
To provide visitor services and volunteer management for Ross Creek Centre for the Arts’ summer programs,
including summer art camps, arts festivals and the live outdoor theatre produced by Two Planks and a Passion
In an exciting and fast-paced atmosphere, the Visitor Services Coordinator will work with staff and volunteers to
ensure the success of the Centre’s summer experience, including the live outdoor theatre productions at the Centre
during July and August. Summer camps and outdoor theatre present great opportunities to ensure visitors are made
to feel welcome and comfortable from their first visit to our website to their artistic experience to their last look
down the driveway as the sun sets over the property. It’s a great team just looking for that friendly, organised person
who wants to be part of, and make, a creative experience all summer!
Qualifications and Experience:
• Strong English written and verbal abilities
• Professional telephone & public speaking manner
• Organizational skills and the ability to switch tasks
• Professional, positive and creative attitude
• Proficient computer use (Word, Excel, Google Docs)
• Reliable transportation
• Interest, experience in and/or passion for the arts
• Love of being with the public, children & artists
• A sense of humour and love of the outdoors
• A clean criminal record check
Dates: June – August 31, 2019
Salary: $12 per hour plus vacation pay
Location: Canning, NS
Note: Must have own transportation, Ross Creek Centre is not on a public bus route
APPLY TO: Ms. Dawna MacIvor, firstname.lastname@example.org (subject line: Visitor’s Services position), resume, and cover
letter with 2 references. This position is a funded position and therefore all applicants must be 30 years or younger.
For more information or to apply contact:Lynn Silver
Tel: 902-678-7410 Ext. 204