Volunteer Art Facilitator
Position Activity: Arts & Crafts, Facilitation
2-10 hours / Flexible / Monthly / One Time / Special Event / Week Days Only
1200 - 910 7 Ave SW, Calgary, AB, T2P 3N8 [Map]
Immigrant Services Calgary (ISC) is a non-profit organization and is currently seeking a volunteer Art Workshop Facilitator to expand the knowledge and experience of art for students within the Homework Club. The Art Workshop Facilitator will contribute to a team that facilitates the inclusion of immigrant/refugee students in all aspects, academic and leisure, within the Homework Club location(s) listed on the poster attached. Responsibilities: • Facilitate meaningful student participation with a particular focus on visual arts. For example, to design and prepare approximately 45-minutes to 1-hour art workshops with basic art materials. • Support student to develop strategies to explore personal art style and art expression through the Art Workshops. • Facilitate relationships amongst student by helping them express emotions and feelings through visual arts. • Actively collaborate with and positively support other volunteers and program facilitators. Qualifications: • Post-Secondary education and experience in the field of Fine Arts and/or Visual Arts is strongly preferred • Excellent communication, collaborative and organizational skills • Current Police Check clearance and Vulnerable Sector Screening Note: • This is a funding-based program, ISC will be able to provide approximately $20-30 budget weekly for materials needed towards the Art Workshop Facilitator to conduct the Art lesson. We currently have 3 locations: Mondays & Wednesdays- 224 Edgeburn Lane NW 5:15pm – 6:15pm Tuesdays & Thursdays- 63 Macewan Terrace NW 5:00pm – 6:00pm Fridays- Buchanan Elementary School 2:20pm – 3:20pm This is a volunteer position with training provided. We thank you for your interest in this position in advance.