We're hiring summer students!


The Canadian Network for Arts & Learning is pleased to announce that we have received funding from the Canada Summer Jobs program to hire two young professionals for the jobs listed below. All positions will be working remotely from home. Applicants must be:

  • between 15 and 30 years of age,
  • a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person on who refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act
  • legally entitle to work according to the relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations. 
  • located in the regions listed alongside the job descriptions.

Please send a CV and a cover letter to info@eduarts.ca to apply.

TWO POSITIONS AVAILABLE - Research Assistant - $18/hr
35 hours per week for 8 weeks. Position begins on or before July 5, 2021
Located in Etobicoke Centre, ON

Reporting to the Managing Director, the Research Assistant will populate a database that includes an online map of Canada's arts and learning sector, and other resources. The Research Assistant will be a self-starter who is able to work from home with regular meetings, either in-person, online or by phone, and constant communication via email and other digital platforms. Duties include, but are not limited to: 

•    Research and compile data gathered from various sources, including the internet, online surveys, email and phone calls
•    Input data collected into database and ensure map is updated and representational of sector
•    Research funding opportunities that are available to the sector and add them to the database/website. Update information on existing funding opportunities, including new deadlines and parameters.
•    Report on website usage with data from Google Analytics and other sources
•    Research online arts and learning tools to add to the resource database

Database Management
•    “Clean” database records, which could include adding information to current contacts to complete their profiles, and/or flagging duplicate records or those that should be deleted
•    Input content to our events calendar, including national third-party events
•    Work with CiviCRM (customer/constituent relationship management) and Drupal (content management software, or CMS), no previous experience necessary.

Other duties
•    Working with other staff, ensure that the database records are maintained and updated in an accurate manner
•    Offer input on the functionality and design of the map
•    Other duties as required