April 5, 2024
The Kronau Heritage Museum seeks a Summer Program and Outreach Coordinator for summer employment commencing May 13–August 30, 2024 (30 hrs/week, 16 weeks, $18.00/hr) based on available funding. Duties include: A. To oversee the development and implementation of age appropriate summer cultural children’s programs for the youth of Kronau and surrounding area based on the exhibitions and displays at the Kronau Heritage Museum. This will be 2 one-week programs with different course content each time. B. To present an outline of program content and relevant supplies required to a member of the Museum’s Human Resource committee for approval before the program is promoted and delivered. C. To purchase program supplies as required based on the budget provided for each program and provide receipts for all purchases. D. To provide these programs at the Museum with one week program delivered in July and one week program delivered in August and to provide supervision of the participants in the program. E. To provide the Kronau Heritage Museum with parent/children contact lists and photographs/images with completed photo release forms to help promote the program to the community, donors and sponsors. F. To ensure that the program area is set up before the program begins and that the space and surrounding areas of the museum grounds are safe, clean and that all supplies/equipment is put away at the conclusion of each program. G. To create an inventory of supplies and equipment remaining at the end of the program. H. To assist with the development of age appropriate activities for children and families during the Museum’s “Simple Fun Family Festival”. I. To arrange for, deliver and evaluate the “Museum in a Suitcase” program to schools, senior’s and special care homes in the surrounding area during the period of this contract J. To ensure that the Museum, its artifacts, displays and assets are protected from damage and to set up/tear down the program leaving the space in useable/presentable condition at the conclusion of each class. K. This position will also be responsible for weeding, watering and general appearance of the museum grounds
Requirements: Candidates will be full time post-secondary students with excellent written and verbal English skills and eligible to participate in the Young Canada Works Program. The individual should have excellent interpersonal skills, a demonstrated ability to think independently and creatively, and to work well as part of a team. The candidate should have familiarity with computers and basic office equipment. Experience with project management would be considered an asset. The individual must be able to create accurate, detailed records. The candidate will document work completed over the summer and provide written final evaluations of projects undertaken. A demonstrated interest in history and demonstrated community involvement (paid or unpaid) would be an asset. Due to the location of this position, candidates must possess a reliable vehicle and hold a valid driver’s license, the successful applicant will be required to provide a police check before hiring.
Apply: Applicants should mail a covering letter, copy of transcript and resume/CV (including three references) to: Kronau Heritage Museum Hiring Committee Box 1 Kronau, SK. S0G 2T0 Email: [email protected] For information about the Museum, please visit https://kronaumuseum.com/ or our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/kronaumuseum/