The Textile Museum of Canada is seeking a highly motivated team player who is passionate about community arts education for the position of ‘Community Makers’ Program Coordinator. ‘Community Makers’ is a creative partnership program administered by the Museum and delivered in collaboration with Toronto-based social agencies that serve marginalized communities.
It highlights the longstanding connections between craft, social enterprise, and community development. Encouraging creative expression and skill-building for individuals from at-risk and underserved communities, this program engages participants in immersive four-week workshops led by professional textile artists and culminates with an exhibition of the participants’ artworks at the Museum.
‘Community Makers’ is envisioned to be a disability-led program and applicants with lived experience of disability are encouraged to apply for this position.
Deadline to apply is August 27, 2021.
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