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If you are a student looking for a summer job and want to develop skills in anthropology, archaeology,  history, education or First Nations studies, MOA may be the place for you.

Summer positions are posted here when available.

 

Senior Camp Counsellor- Young Canada Works

A Senior Camp Counsellor is required for the Museum of Ontario Archaeology’s summer season, 35hrs/week, $11.50/hour starting Friday, June 9th. The successful candidate will have a background in Anthropology, Public History, Education, Museum Studies, First Nations studies, or similar University program and possess both a positive attitude and a strong work ethic.

The Senior Camp Counsellor will be responsible for delivery of daily activities for the Museum’s Summer Day Camp for children ages 5-9 The Senior Camp Counsellor will also assist with the supervision of Junior Counsellors and volunteers. The position also offers the opportunity for the successful candidate to be involved in educational program delivery and development. He/She will also receive supervisory and leadership training.

First Aid training, work or volunteer experience with children and/or previous supervisory experience are assets.
Please include in your covering letter how you meet the Young Canada Works eligibility requirements.
Please send, fax, or e-mail resume and cover letter to:

Katie Urban, Learning Coordinator

Museum of Ontario Archaeology

1600 Attawandaron Road

London, Ontario, N6G 3M6

fax: (519) 850-2363

E-mail: learn@archaeologymuseum.ca

Applications will be due by May 24, 2017

Education Assistant- Young Canada Works

The Museum of Ontario Archaeology is seeking an Education Assistant for the summer 2017 season (35 hr/week, $11.50/hr) starting date June 9. The successful candidate will have a background in Anthropology, Public History, Education, Museum Studies, First Nations studies, or similar University program and possess both a positive attitude and a strong work ethic. Prior work or volunteer experience at a museum or historic site is an asset.

The Education Assistant will be responsible for delivering education programs and leading workshops for school, day camp, and tour groups, as well as interpreting the Museum for visitors. The position also offers the opportunity for the successful candidate to be involved in educational program development and marketing initiatives. He/She will also receive supervisory and leadership training.

Please include in your covering letter how you meet the Young Canada Works eligibilityrequirements.

Please send, fax, or e-mail resume and cover letter to:

Katie Urban, Learning Coordinator

Museum of Ontario Archaeology

1600 Attawandaron Road

London, Ontario, N6G 3M6

fax: (519) 850-2363

E-mail: learn@archaeologymuseum.ca

Applications will be due by May 24, 2017

Education Assistant- Canada Summer Jobs

An Education Assistant is required for the Museum of Ontario Archaeology’s summer season. Contract duration of 7 weeks, 30hrs/week, $11.50/hour, Start date July 12 to August 26 (Wed. – Sun.). The successful candidate will have a background in History, Education or First Nations studies and possess both a positive attitude and a strong work ethic. Prior work or volunteer experience at a museum or historic site is an asset.

The Education Assistant will be responsible for delivering education programs and leading workshops for day camps, tour groups, and workshop participants; as well as, interpreting the Museum for visitors. The position offers the opportunity for the successful candidate to be involved in educational programming development and marketing initiatives. He/She will also receive supervisory and leadership training.

 

Please include in your covering letter how you meet the Canada Summer Jobs eligibility requirements:

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of employment
  • Have been registered as a full-time student in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations

Community Outreach Assistant- Canada Summer Jobs

A Community Outreach Assistant is required for the Museum of Ontario Archaeology’s summer season. Contract duration of 7 weeks, 30hrs/week, $11.50/hour, Start date June 7 to July 22 (Wed. – Sun.). The successful candidate will have a background in History, Education, Anthropology/Archaeology, First Nations studies or similar and possess both a positive attitude and a strong work ethic. Prior work or volunteer experience at a museum or historic site is an asset.

The Community Outreach Assistant will be responsible for representing the Museum at community events throughout the summer season; engaging visitors by sharing the museum’s stories through hands-on activities, demonstrations. This position will also offer the opportunity for the successful candidate to be involved in the development of a traveling exhibit, audience engagement, and public outreach.

Please include in your covering letter how you meet the Canada Summer Jobs eligibility requirements:

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of employment
  • Have been registered as a full-time student in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations

Senior Camp Counselor- Canada Summer Jobs

A Senior Camp Counselor is required for the Museum of Ontario Archaeology’s summer season. Contract duration of 7 weeks, 30hrs/week, $11.50/hour. Start date July 10 to August 24 (Mon. – Fri.). The successful candidate will have a background in Education, History or First Nations studies and possess both a positive attitude and a strong work ethic.

The Senior Camp Counselor will be responsible for delivery of daily activities for the Museum’s Summer Day Camp for children ages 5-9, and managing Junior Counselors and volunteers. The position also offers the opportunity for the successful candidate to be involved in educational program delivery and development.

First Aid training, work or volunteer experience with children and/or previous managerial experience are assets.

 

Please include in your covering letter how you meet the Canada Summer Jobs eligibility requirements:

To be eligible, you must:

 

  • Be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of employment
  • Have been registered as a full-time student in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • Be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations

 

Please send, fax, or e-mail resume and cover letter by May 26, 2017, to:

Katie Urban, Learning Coordinator

Museum of Ontario Archaeology

1600 Attawandaron Road

London, Ontario, N6G 3M6

fax: (519) 850-2363

E-mail: learn@archaeologymuseum.ca

If you are a current student at Western University, please see also Work Study Opportunities