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Canada Summer Job

ARTS ADMIN INTERNSHIP

An opportunity to build a skill-set for arts administration and producing with Green Light Arts, a not-for-profit theatre organization in Waterloo Region. Working closely with the Managing Director and the Artistic Director, the Administrative assistant will assist with various aspects of carrying out Green Light Arts’ remaining activities for the 2018-19 Season. Provides hands-on experience in four key areas: theatre producing, volunteer coordination, fundraising, and general theatre administration.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

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  • Assisting the managerial staff in day-to-day operations for the company

  • Data management and organizing company files including prep for our annual audit

  • Networking and liaising with various community partners

  • Assistance with marketing and fundraising initiatives

  • Attending Green Light Arts events and acting as an ambassador for the company

  • Support staff for Green Light Arts theatrical events and special events

  • Recruiting and managing a volunteer base

  • General office duties as assigned

Timeline and payment

  • This is a paid position at $14/hour

  • This internship is 30 hours per week for 9 weeks

  • Starting May 6, 2019 and ending July 9, 2019

  • Hours will be tracked by the successful applicant and agreed upon in advance with Green Light Arts

  • Earnings will be paid bi-weekly through our payroll system and subject to source deductions for income tax, CPP and EI, and will be reported on a T4 slip

Company overview

Founded in 2014 by Matt White and Carin Lowerison, Green Light Arts is a not-for-profit theatre company based in Waterloo Region. Our mission is to create and produce entertaining, challenging, and unique theatre experiences that engage and inspire audiences to make the world a better place. We strive to cultivate a relevant artistic voice in contemporary society and use theatre as the beginning of a conversation to encourage audiences towards positive social change. Green Light Arts is an affiliate member of the Professional Association of Professional Theatres (PACT).

Our vision is that professional, contemporary, and experimental theatre will be strongly associated with Waterloo Region's cultural identity. And that the art form of theatre will have new relevance and urgency in modern society. www.greenlight-arts.com

TO APPLY

Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to: Carin Lowerison, Managing Director | 226-444-8011 | carin@greenlight-arts.com


Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators

Green Light Arts is a proud recommender for the Ontario Arts Council RGTC Program

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To assist theatre creators to develop new work.

This is a third-party recommender program from the Ontario Arts Council. Apply to us with your theatre projects! Green Light Arts will assess applications for new work from theatre artists and recommend up to 10 applications to the OAC for funding in 2018/19.

Green Light Arts welcomes traditional and non-traditional contemporary projects that inspire critical thinking and present a theme or idea in a bold, new, and exciting way.

— Professional theatre artists who are residents of Ontario, with a permanent physical address in ON
— Ad hoc groups/collectives composed of a majority of Ontario residents

2018-2019 SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO APPLIED!

Matt White, Artistic Producer
Tel: 519-502-2141 | Email: matt@greenlight-arts.com

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