Volunteer Art Facilitator

Position Activity: Arts & Crafts, Community Outreach, Facilitation, Outdoor Activities

1-2 hours / Flexible / Week Days Only
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1200 - 910 7 Ave SW, Calgary, AB, T2P 3N8 [Map]
Suitability: Adult , Student (Post Secondary)
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.

Responsibilities: 
•	Facilitate meaningful student participation with a particular focus on visual arts bi-weekly. For example, to design and prepare approximately 1 to 1.5 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.

Address/Time:

Tuesdays 63 MacEwan Terrace NW 12:30pm – 4:30pm

We thank you for your interest in this position in advance.