To combine play with education, bridging the gap between school and home and attracting locals and tourists through hands-on exhibits, programs, and outreach that celebrate art, science, technology, and the cultural fabric of Saskatchewan.
Reporting to the Programming and Outreach Coordinator, the Program Facilitator is a key member of the Programming team. The Program Facilitator’s role is to plan, deliver, and evaluate the programs offered at Nutrien Wonderhub. Programs include guided activities, crafts, storytelling, and exploration of space, exhibits and materials that stimulate curiosity through hands on, child guided learning. Program Facilitators will provide programming during Discovery Visits, birthday parties, while animating spaces in the museum, and during other events held in the museum. Along with programming that is offered at the museum, the Program Facilitators will offer programming through outreach events. The Program Facilitator will ensure all programming reflects Nutrien Wonderub’s goals of excellent customer service, unique hands-on learning opportunities and being a welcoming destination for everyone.
The individual will have knowledge of the development, delivery and evaluation of programs for children in non-traditional, informal learning settings which will have been developed through a post-secondary degree in a relevant field and relevant work experience. We value a diverse array in education and skillsets for our team and welcome specialties from a wide range of sectors.
The individual should possess the ability to work in a team environment with staff, volunteers and the general public. Ability to work in a diverse and inclusive environment; a commitment to the positive growth and development of children; the ability to think strategically and problem solve; sensitivity to accessibility and inclusion barriers for marginalized children and families; and highly developed interpersonal skills.
This posting is for full-time, part-time and casual positions.
This position works: weekdays, weekends, and occasional evenings
This position will be located at the Nutrien Wonderhub site in Saskatoon.
Wage is hourly – $16
Position is subject to a three month probationary period
Start Date: May 15, 2019
This position requires working with the following equipment: vehicle (Class 5 driver’s license), computers and exhibits
Some travel within Saskatoon is required for community events, and learning opportunities.
Staff may be required to work extra hours to meet the needs of the organization. While staff need to be flexible in their work schedules, Nutrien Wonderhub is committed to providing appropriate time-in-lieu and/or compensation.
We work with children to promote a sense of discovery, creativity and exploration both indoors and outside. This sometimes involves facilitating fun in hot, cold, light, dark, quiet and loud environments. This position also typically involves walking, lifting, bending, kneeling and carrying items over distance. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform their duties.
If you feel that this position may be right for you, please submit a resume, cover letter and three professional references (including phone and email) to:
email@example.com by 11:59pm April 14, 2019.
Closes: April 14, 2019
Type: Full-Time, Part-Time, Casual