SIA is hiring a Graphic Designer and Education Coordinator!

JOB POSTING

Graphic Designer 

Shakespeare In Action 


Job Description:                  

Reporting to The Board of Directors, the Artistic Director, the Graphic Designer will work with the SIA team to conceive and create digital and print promotional and internal files for the 2020-2021 season of Shakespeare in Action.

 

Working closely with the Director of Education and the Artistic Director, the Graphic Designer will:

  • Work regular and consistent hours in the Shakespeare in Action officeor remotely
  • Develop templates for design and marketing materials
  • Conceive, design and follow-through with tasks, as directed by the Artistic Director
  • Be the central liasonwith printers
  • Adhere to reasonable deadlines set out for the creation of material
  • Be a self-starter, take initiative, and propose creative suggestions
  • Use Wordpressto design and monitor the Shakespeare in Action website
  • May support marketing efforts (newsletter design, social media post design) as well

 

The successful candidate will:
– Be between 15-30 years of age

– Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or refugee
– Be able to commit to the full term of employment

– Have skills in graphic design for print and web media
– Be able to work with various graphic design software including Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator) Canva, and other design software with which they are familiar; as well as social media platforms including Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and others
– Provide some administrative assistance

 

Contract Start Date: September 21st, 2020

Contract Duration:    12 weeks

Hourly Rate:              20 hours / week

Pay Rate:                   $16.00/hour

 

How to Apply:
Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@shakespeareinaction.org before midnight on September 7th, 2020 with the subject line “GraphicDesign_YourName.” Earlier applications are encouraged.

 

Hiring Statement

SIA is committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion and to building an organization that reflects the communities we serve. We encourage applications from members of Black, Indigenous, and racialized communities; Two-Spirit, non-binary, trans, lesbian, gay, bisexual and queer people; disabled people; youth; and members of other equity seeking groups. SIA is also prioritizing qualified candidates who live in and around York South-Weston.

JOB POSTING

 

Education Coordinator


Job Description:                  

Reporting to The Board of Directors and Artistic Director, the Education Coordinator will oversee multiple aspects of Shakespeare in Actions daily administrative activities, working to help bring arts programming to schools, youth and community organizations.

 

Working closely with the Artistic Director, the Education coordinator will:

  • Coordinate direct marketing campaigns to schools and general public
  • Coordinate and book school programs and workshops
  • Track all bookings, draft and send out follow up correspondence
  • Generate and issue invoices, receipts and tracks payments
  • Coordinate actor/educators for workshops and programs, and maintain up-to-date roster of educators
  • Coordinate development of the digital drama programs for schools and community members, including registrations
  • Track and input statistical information for all education programs
  • Manage rental permits
  • Additional administrative support

 

The successful candidate will:
– Be between 15-30 years of age

– Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or refugee
– Be able to commit to the full term of employment

– Have a post-secondary degree in a relevant field, with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience

– Have Superior written and oral communication skills

– Have a deep commitment to providing accessible arts education experiences

 

Contract Start Date: September 21st, 2020

Contract Duration:    12 weeks

Hourly Rate:              17.5 hours / week

Pay Rate:                   $16.00/hour

 

How to Apply:
Please submit a cover letter and resume to jobs@shakespeareinaction.org before midnight on September 7th, 2020 with the subject line “Education_YourName.” Earlier applications are encouraged.

 

Hiring Statement

SIA is committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion and to building an organization that reflects the communities we serve. We encourage applications from members of Black, Indigenous, and racialized communities; Two-Spirit, non-binary, trans, lesbian, gay, bisexual and queer people; disabled people; youth; and members of other equity seeking groups. SIA is also prioritizing qualified candidates who live in and around York South-Weston.