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Education and Public Programs Summer Assistant

Western Development Museum - Yorkton, Yorkton
Deadline: May 13, 2020 - May 22, 2020

Contact

Name: Carla Madsen

Phone: 306-783-8361

E-mail: yorkton@wdm.ca

Website: https://wdm.ca/careers/

Deadline

May 22, 2020

The candidate will work directly under the supervision of the Education and Public Programs Coordinator in a support role for school and public programming, and additionally with the Museum Assistant in the area of Visitor Services. THIS POSITION IS CONDITIONAL ON THE STATE OF THE COVID-19 SITUATION IN SASKATCHEWAN.

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Become familiar with all aspects of museums, specifically the WDM Yorkton.
- Update and present existing programs, activities and demonstrations.
- Assisting in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of online educational support
materials.
- Plan and develop new programs, activities and demonstrations for all ages.
- Generate effective and creative ways to enhance public visitation.
- Visitor Service duties include processing admissions and gift shop sales; basic phone
reception; providing tourism information; handling general museum inquiries and
directing specific inquiries to appropriate departments. The context of these duties will
be dependent on the measures within the Re-Open Saskatchewan Plan.
- Creating and maintaining a sanitary & welcoming environment in the reception, public
facility, and gallery areas.
- General office and other duties as assigned.


Conditions:
- Term position, 30 - 35 hours / week: June 1 - August 21, 2020
- 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Shifts include weekday, weekend and occasional evening work.
- Salary: $13.32 / hour

Full details available online.