Work in the Museum this Summer!

Posted 14/06/24 in NEWS

Woodland seeks a student who is currently enrolled in secondary, post secondary or within six months of graduation and are between the ages of 15 – 25 (or 29 if disabled) to fill the job position of Museum Assistant from 7 July – 22 August 2014 at minimum wage.

If you are highly motivated and interested in working with the museum collection, changing exhibitions, conducting research and assisting in special events we encourage you to apply.

Responsibilities include; collection care, maintaining exhibition areas, and preventative conservation strategies.  Knowledge and skills we are looking for are; communication skills, computer literate, self-motivated and highly independent.  Knowledge of at least one native language is considered an asset.

Students interested in museum studies, history/heritage, indigenous studies, higher education, and/or tourism are welcome to apply.  We are willing to train the right candidate.

To apply please send your cover letter, resume and three references to the attention of:

Museum Department, Woodland Cultural Centre, 184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON N3S 5V6 or email pwhitlow@woodland-centre.on.ca or fax 519.759.2445 by Wednesday, 2 July 2014 no later than 2 pm.

This position has been generously co-sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport and the Ministry of Government Services as part of the Government of Ontario’s Summer Employment Program also known as the 2014 Summer Experience Program.

We thank all applicants in advance for your interest in the Woodland Cultural Centre.