Public Programs Assistant

Deadline: July 8, 2022

Lougheed House National & Provincial Historic Site is seeking an outgoing, knowledgeable and motivated individual to be a Public Programs & Events Assistant.

The successful candidate will be tasked with supporting public-facing activities including programs, tours, and special events in a museum setting. Responsibilities include assisting with the organization, planning, and delivery of all public-facing programs and events, from weekly public tours and special events to our Full Bloom Festival.

In addition to ongoing programmatic tasks, the Public Programs & Events Assistant will work with the Programs Manager, the Special Events Manager, and Head Gardener in the ongoing coordination of their volunteer programs, cultivation, and maintenance of the museum’s public gardens and greenspaces.

They will have strong interpersonal, teamwork, and communication skills as well as respect for, and the ability to work with, diverse populations. Flexibility to work some weekends and evenings may also be required.

This is a non-union position dependent on grant funding from Young Canada Works and/or Canada Summer Jobs and applicants must fit the criteria of the Young Canada Works Program and/or the Canada Summer Jobs Program.

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