Summer Art Instructor

The Public Art Centre seeks a well-organized and highly motivated individual for the position of Summer Art Instructor. They will be responsible for developing and running summer camp programs at the Public Art Centre which will be delivered with in-person activities.

The ideal candidate will have some experience in a university or college program in Fine Art, Studio Art or equivalent.

An interest in arts education with some hands-on practical experience.

They will have interest in museum and gallery work, and specifically in the area of arts education.

A strong desire to work with children is necessary.

Applicants will be asked to submit to a police check including a vulnerable sector screening.


This position is funded by the Canada Summer Jobs program and is an eight week placement.

Proof of Vaccination is required for this position

Deadline: June 11, 2022


Cover letters and resumes accepted in-person at 301 Talbot Street, St. Thomas or email to the Attention: Summer Art Instructor here..


Assistant Summer Art Instructor

The Public Art Centre seeks a well-organized and highly motivated individual for the position of Assistant Summer Art Instructor. They will be responsible for assisting in the summer art programs which will be delivered with in-person activities.

Be responsible for the cleanliness of the studio space with an emphasis on COVID cleaning protocols.

The ideal candidate will have some high school experience with an interest in fine art and studio art.   

An interest in arts education with some hands-on practical experience.

They will have interest in museum and gallery work, and specifically in the area of arts education.

A strong desire to work with children is necessary.


This position is funded by the Canada Summer Jobs program and is an eight week placement.

Proof of Vaccination is required for this position

Deadline: June 11, 2022


Cover letters and resumes accepted in-person at 301 Talbot Street, St. Thomas or email to the attention Assistant Summer Instructor here...


Gallery Attendant

Gallery Attendants help to create an accessible and enjoyable experience in the Public Art Centre assisting visitors with a general understanding of current art exhibitions, while also focusing on protecting the art works and monitoring the gallery spaces.

Responsibilities include:

Answering Telephone and email inquiries

Data entry

Retail (gift shop)

Registration for classes and workshops

General cleaning duties including COVID requirements

Other duties as assigned by the Executive Director and the Program Director


This position is funded by the Canada Summer Jobs program and is an eight week placement.

Proof of Vaccination is required for this position


Deadline: June 11, 2022

Cover letters and resumes accepted in-person at 301 Talbot Street, St. Thomas or email to the attention  Gallery Attendant here...



We thank you for your application but be advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


The Government of Canada funded these job through the Canada Summer Jobs program.

You must be aged between 15 and 30 and be legally entitled to work in Canada. International students are not eligible. External link opens in new tab or windowLearn more.

This job is advertised on Job Bank in accordance with the requirements for Canada Summer Jobs 2022.