We’re Hiring!

Kings Playhouse is a non-profit, community based cultural centre located in historic Georgetown, PEI. The Playhouse operates year round and presents a diverse array of community events, professional performances, provides educational opportunities and places of connection for residents of Kings County and beyond.

Our 2020 season will look a little different than most and we are in ongoing development of new and unique forms of creation.
This season, our summer employees will be fully engaged in creating new ways of exploring arts and culture in our local community; engaging in a variety of different programming at the Playhouse and supporting ongoing facility needs.

Expected Start Date: 29 June 2020
Expected End Date: 21 August 2020

Job Type: Full time
Wage: $13/hr for 37.5 hrs/week

Program requirements:
-between the ages of 15 and 30
-eligible to work in Canada

Responsibilities:
-welcoming guests
-engaging with visitors and offering knowledge on local art and artists
-providing/leading guided tours of the Playhouse to small groups
-handling cash/credit cards for purchase of art/artisanal goods
-liaising with local artists/artisans to help create rotating exhibitions
-engaging in social media to promote Kings Playhouse and the local community
-supporting with youth theatre/arts camps (development and facilitation)
-conducting/recording interviews with local storytellers
-creating/participating in ‘pop up’ creative arts shows throughout the community
-supporting facility staff in sanitization/facility care

Our creative workplace seeks applicants who possess the following qualities:
-open and willing to learn new things
-engaged contributor to collaborative processes (ie. art creation)
-enjoys working with youth
-experience/interest in music/theatre/dance/visual arts

Kings Playhouse celebrates diversity and provides equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, or any other protected status under the law.

Please send cover letter and CV to: haley@kingsplayhouse.com
Deadline to apply: June 15th

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