Summer Arts Camp Counsellor

Organization: 

Evergreen Cultural Centre

Deadline: 

Immediate

Organization Description: 

The centre houses a 257-seat, flexible black box theatre and a 1500 square foot public art gallery. The Rehearsal Studio and several art or meeting studios provide an additional 5000 square feet of space for Evergreen’s classes, workshops and rentals while the spacious glassed-in Lobby offers a spectacular view of Lafarge Lake.

The Evergreen Cultural Centre presents a variety of arts programs including professional theatre, dance and music presentations, art exhibitions, arts education programs, and public programs for both children and adults, including arts camps. For young audiences it also produces its own family series and spring break festival.

Organization Website: 

http://evergreenculturalcentre.ca/about/volunteer-opportunities/

Volunteer Opportunity Description: 

Take part in our summer camp experience. Volunteer during Kids on Stage, and Kids in the Art Studio camps. Arts Camp Counsellors help visual and performing arts instructors facilitate week long camp sessions for campers aged 6 to 12 years. No experience with visual or performing arts necessary. A love for the arts, having fun and working with youth, definitely! 

We have three camps running in July:

July 10 – 14 | Kids on Stage

July 17 – 21 | Kids on Stage

July 24 – 28 | Kids in the Art Studio

Arts Camp Counsellors must be able to commit to an orientation session, on July 8 from 1 pm – 4 pm.

Responsibilities: 

Arts Camp Counsellors rock it during spring and summer arts camp. You’ll assist the Camp Coordinator, and Art Instructors lead game activities, guide campers through performance scenes and hands-on art projects. Some volunteers also take photographs, and help with after-camp care. Arts Camp Counsellors must be able to commit to a training and orientation session, prior to camp. Typically, shifts are from Monday to Friday, from 830 am until 430 pm, and include three breaks throughout the day.

Qualifications: 

Are you 15+ years?
Are you fluent in English?
Will you consent to a Criminal Record Check?
Are you a reliable and responsible person, committed to volunteering?
Do you have access to the internet and an email account?

How to Apply: 

Fill out the online form on our Volunteer page and you will be contacted!
http://evergreenculturalcentre.ca/about/volunteer-opportunities/

Contact Name: Filio Kondylis
Contact Email Address: volunteer@evergreenculturalcentre.ca
Contact Phone: (604) 927-6561

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