The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria encourages people of Indigenous ancestry, women, people of colour, LGBTQQIP2SA individuals and members of other diverse communities to apply for careers at the AGGV.
The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria requires an individual with exceptional interpersonal skills and a passion to work in Vancouver Island’s major art museum. The role of Gallery Officers at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria involves a range of complementary responsibilities, including direct contact with the public as well as security, technical and administrative functions. The Gallery Officer works as part of a team of staff and volunteers ensuring a positive visitor experience.
This is a Union position paying $17.17/hour.
Ability to work evenings and weekends is essential. Submit resume and cover letter by Monday, August 19, 2019 5:00pm to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line “Gallery Officer”, or to the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1040 Moss Street, Victoria, BC V8V 4P1 Attn. Bruce Day, Buildings & Security Manager.
ASSISTANT CURATOR OF ENGAGEMENT
(Young Canada Works at Building Careers in Heritage)
The Assistant Curator of Engagement is a temporary position that gives hands-on experience to developing professionals interested in curatorial, community outreach, and social justice work in a contemporary arts centre, art museum, or public gallery. The Assistant Curator of Engagement will focus creating an accessibly report for the AGGV’s exhibitions and programming as well as co-organize their own programming with a community organization partner.
Please note that all applicants must be registered in the YCW online candidate inventory and should send their cover letter and CV to Michelle Jacques, Chief Curator at email@example.com by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 26, 2019.
The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria has an immediate opening for a Gallery Representative. As an integral member of the Visitor Experience team, the Gallery Representative will provide a standard of excellence in customer service, and have a core focus of supporting the online promotion of the gallery’s exhibits and programs.
This is a Union position paying $15.40/hour (up to 7 hours per week).
This will be a temporary part-time role from September 16, 2019 through March 31, 2020, for 7 hours per week. The focus will be supporting the creation and publishing of content on our social media channels to promote Visitor Services and gallery events. A portion of the weekly work could be completed remotely, after necessary onsite training at the gallery has been completed.
The successful candidate will be detailed oriented and organized. Accurate data entry and comfort in administering online social media tools (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram) are essential. Knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud and experience in graphic design elements would be an asset.
Submit resume and cover letter by 5:00pm on Friday August 30, 2019 to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line “Gallery Representative”, or to the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, 1040 Moss Street, Victoria, BC V8V 4P1, attention: Emma Hamill, Visitor Experience Supervisor.
We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.