Job Opportunity: Programming and Engagement Coordinator

Date: Oct 8, 2021

Deadline: Oct 22, 2021 - 4:00 pm

Alberta Printmakers (A/P) is seeking a Programming and Engagement Coordinator who is passionate about printmaking and community-building.

This position is a temporary part-time contract (one year) with the possibility of extension.

  • Term: November 2021 - November 2022
  • Hours/week:  17

About Alberta Printmakers:
Operating since 1989, Alberta Printmakers’ Society (A/P) cultivates an inclusive and collaborative environment to learn about printmaking, to create printed works, and to pursue exciting artistic opportunities.  

We demonstrate this through our publicly accessible Main Space Gallery programming and emerging artist satellite exhibitions, through our studio facilities and educational programming, and by regularly coordinating projects and events that foster artistic excellence and community engagement in printmaking and the arts.

A/P has an open membership. It is governed by a board of directors and operated by the Executive Director and Studio Director, who reach out to volunteers in accomplishing A/P’s goals.

A/P is located in Mohkinstsis/Calgary, on the traditional territories of the people of the Treaty 7 region in Southern Alberta, which includes the Blackfoot Confederacy (comprising the Siksika, Piikani, and Kainai First Nations), the Tsuut’ina First Nation, and the Stoney Nakoda (including the Chiniki, Bearspaw, and Wesley First Nations). The City of Calgary is also home to Métis Nation of Alberta, Region III.

A/P is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Description:
The Programming and Engagement Coordinator will work closely with the Executive Director and will be responsible for the growth and management of A/P's Studio Rental and Studio Education programs. This position will also work closely with fellow staff members and community stakeholders, playing a key role in managing communications related to studio programs, membership, and volunteer engagement.

Key responsibilities include: Program Coordination, Communications/Community Engagement, and Administrative Support.

For the full job description and how to apply, visit: https://www.albertaprintmakers.com/employment-opportunity