Call for Instructors

Youth Art Enrichment 2019 – Call for Instructors

KIAC is seeking Yukon-based or northern instructors for Youth Art Enrichment, a four-day intensive arts program for Yukon high school students, held in Dawson City, Yukon in March, 2019. Each instructor will teach a group of eight to twelve students in their selected medium for the duration of the program.

The goal of the Youth Art Enrichment program is to provide Yukon high school aged students with an intensive learning experience in one discipline, giving students the time to develop skills and to learn from professional artists.

Examples of previous Youth Art Enrichment courses include: Encaustics, Screen-printing, Digital Photography, Carving, Film, Animation, Improv & Acting, Mixed Media, Beading, Drawing, Painting, Paper-making.

Qualifications: Interested candidates should be practicing artists who have experience working with and instructing youth (ages 14 and up) in an intensive classroom environment. Candidates should also have excellent communication and organizational skills. *please note: successful candidates will be required to provide a criminal record check.

Duration: March 10-15, 2019 (program runs from March 11-14).

Wage: $35.00 an hour for class time, preparation, the final exhibition, and clean up – a total of 38 hours. A travel subsidy, meals and accommodation for out-of-town instructors are also provided.

How to apply: Complete a YAE Instructor Application found below and email it to

Fill-able Word Document: YAE-Instructor-Application-2019

PDF: YAE-Instructor-Application-2019

*We recommend using the fill-able form for legibility and variability of question field size.

Closing Date for Applications: Dec 3, 2018 @ 4:30 pm

For more info or to submit an application, contact: KIAC Programs Manager –