Job Inventory - Instructor, Advanced Arts
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Recreation, Cultural & Facility Services Department, Community Recreation & Cultural Programs
1 or more Part-time Continuous Positions - Up to 24 hours per week
days, evenings, and weekends
CUPE 503 PT RC & Aquatics
$28.282 to $37.898 per hour (2019 rates of pay)
This position is available in multiple locations
Recreation and Culture
The Advanced Arts Instructor is responsible for designing, teaching and evaluating creative introductory to
advanced instructional programs in theatre, dance, music, visual, literary, and multi-media arts for all ages.
Education & Experience
- Completion of a university/college degree in Fine Arts, Art History
- Education in one or more of the following arts disciplines: theatre, dance, music, visual, literary, or
multi-media arts or equivalent years of arts experience.
- Minimum 5 years practicing and/or teaching experience in related arts discipline.
- Completion of health and safety training required by legislation and by the Corporation of Ottawa
- Experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for
stipulated academic requirements.
Language, Certificates & Licenses
English oral, reading, writing required
French oral, reading, writing is considered an asset
Current Standard First Aid/CPR "C" certification
Current Automated External Defibrillator (A.E.D.) certification
AODA Accessibility Training
Vulnerable Sector Check
Under the age of 18, requires a Criminal Record and Judicial Matters check in place of the Vulnerable
- Previous experience working with all ages in an arts instructional setting.
- Excellent knowledge of interpretive techniques, of aesthetic and technical concepts, and of handling of
program materials in discipline of instruction.
- Working knowledge of general registration and visitor procedures.
- Knowledge of local arts organization and school board curriculum.
- Working knowledge of applicable health and safety legislation and of corporate/ departmental policies
and procedures related to heath and safety.
Competencies & Skills
- Strong oral and communication skills.
- Ability to convey enthusiasm and creative energies about related discipline.
- Sensitive to the needs of various age groups and their learning abilities.
- Creative program development.
- Ability to work well with others.
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We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected to continue in the selection process
will be contacted.
The City of Ottawa is committed to providing quality services by establishing a qualified workforce that
reflects the diverse population it serves. The City encourages applications from all qualified individuals.
Accessible formats and communication supports are available upon request. Please contact the
HR Service Centre at 613-580-2424, extension 47411.