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Quick As A Wink is seeking two summer students for Summer 2018! 

Quick As A Wink Theatre Society, located in Windsor, is seeking qualified, energetic, and passionate applicants to fill the following position: Summer Theatre Camp Program Facilitator and PR Representative

 

Employment Length:

May – Mid. August 2018, grant funding pending

 

Qualifications

  • must be a student enrolled in a post-secondary institution for 2018-2019
  • experience coaching and working with students
  • experience organizing and facilitating lesson plans and/or programs for youth
  • grade 7 RCM (or equivalent) in piano performance
  • post-secondary studies in theatre, dance, and/or music or equivalent experiences an asset
  • excellent communication skills and basic computer skills
  • must be reliable and posses excellent organization skills
  • must have strong leadership qualities and great interpersonal skills

 

Public Relations:

  • Greet and engage visitors in conversations about Quick As A Wink Theatre Society
  • Collaborate with the Marketing Committee to prepare and assist in promotional tasks that encourage and inform the public on available theatre opportunities within QAAW
  • Collaborate with the Communications Committee to promote Quick As A Wink Theatre Society through social media, print media, phone conversations, radio, person to person communications, and build and maintain the membership database
  • To invest time in fundraising efforts and network with local business to encourage financial partnership
  • Work during the first full weekend in August (West Hants Summer Fest)

 

Summer Youth Theatre Program Facilitator:

  • Work with youth ages 8-12 (July 16 - July 20) and youth ages 12-17 (July 23 - August 3) as a program  facilitator in the “Page to Stage” Summer Youth Theatre Camp Program
  • Work during the first full weekend in August (West Hants Summer Fest)
  • Plan, rehearse, and execute educational activities and games relating to personal theatrical skill development and live-theatre productions
  • Assist in the development and planning of the rehearsal process, culminating theatrical performance; one production for youth ages- 8-12 and one production for youth ages 12-17 in the evening of the last day of each camp
  • Assist in the production and presentation of the play

 

Additional Requirements:

  • A final report summarizing all the activities and objectives of the employment, as well as the outcomes that were seen as a result from the work done with QAAW
  • Submission of daily reports outlining task accomplishment and goal setting for work with QAAW
  • Performing Arts training and experience is an asset
  • First Aid is an asset


 

To apply for this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to office@quickasawinktheatre.ca. Applications must be received by noon on April 20, 2018. Interviews will be held the evening of April 23. Positions will be granted pending approval of funding. For further inquiries, email office@quickasawinktheatre.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; Quick As A Wink is an equal opportunity employer and  applications from all qualified candidates, including women, members of visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, members of sexual minorities and persons with disabilities.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.