23 York Street, Haliburton

(705) 457-2330

Rails End Gallery and arts centre

BRINGING ART TO LIFE IN HALIBURTON

JOBS

Rail Station Exhibition Animator and Researcher

 

Help tell the story of Haliburton Station this summer

approximate start date: June 22, 2020 until September 5, 2020 

rate of pay: $14 plus vacation pay, CPP, EI

Rails End Gallery and Arts Centre seeks a creative and enthusiastic student to research and share the architectural and anecdotal history of the landmark rail station in Haliburton Village, home to our public art gallery since 1980. We are located at the head of the Haliburton County Rail Trail and a charter member of Friends of the Rail Trail, a local group devoted to connecting community and rail trail since 2007.

You must be creative, well-spoken, outgoing, organized, energetic and interested in capturing, preserving and sharing local stories of the past. An interest in cycling, rail trail recreation and architecture would be ideal. Weekend work required.

Knowledge of the Haliburton Highlands cultural scene is an asset. Learn about us at www.railsendgallery.com


Apply by May 15, 2020 by email to info@railsendgallery.com  

You must also register with Young Canada Works in Heritage Organizations  https://www.canada.ca/en/canadian-heritage/services/funding/young-canada-works/students-graduates.html  


Eligibility: 

  • be a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident, or have refugee status in Canada;
    Note: Non-Canadian students or graduates holding temporary work visas or awaiting permanent status are not eligible.
  • be legally entitled to work in Canada;
  • be between 16 and 30 years of age at the start of employment;
  • have completed the school year at the start of employment;
  • meet the specific eligibility criteria of the program to which you apply;
  • be registered in the YCW online candidate inventory;
  • be willing to commit to the full duration of the work assignment (minimum 30 hours a week); and
  • not have another full-time job while employed in a YCW job