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Volunteer opportunities are always available and are in high demand!



2017 Summer STUDENT Assistant Museum Manager

Pending Funding Approval:  Please register at https://young-canada-works.canada.ca/Account/Login in addition to sending your resume.

Duties will include museum tours, visitor services, museum collection records, site programming and office administration with an emphasis on marketing, correspondence and database entry.  Additional tasks will include, but are not limited to research, creation of exhibits and educational programs, site interpretation and public relations.  Requirements – Microsoft Office Suite PC computer and social media experience, current First Aid and CPR certification, current police check, excellent verbal and written communication, the ability to multi tasks and strong public interaction skills.  The candidate must be able to lead and and instruct individuals in recreational and leisure programs as well as plans, implement, promote organize and deliver outdoor and museum programs, visitor services and other Backus-Page House Museum events.  The candidate must be available to work a variety if shifts including weekends and holidays.

To be eligible to apply for this position, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Registered in the YCW online candidate inventory.  Do not have another full time job (over 30 hours/week) while employed through YCW.  Have been a full time student as defined by your educational institution in the semester preceding the YCW job.  Intend to return to full time studies in the semester following the YCW job.  Are legally entitled to work in Canada.  Is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, or have refugee status in Canada (non-Canadian students holding temporary work visas or waiting permanent status are not eligible).  Must be between 16 and 30 years of age start of employment.  Meet the eligibility criteria of the program for which you have been approved.  Are willing to commit to the full duration of the work assignment.  The employment term (if approved) will run from mid-May to end of August.  Rate of pay $11.40/hour.

Forward resumes by email as a PDF attachment to info@backuspagehouse.ca or mail to:

Tyrconnell Heritage Society, c/o Angela Bobier, Box 26, Wallacetown, ON, N0L 2M0




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