Job Opportunities

Festival Assistant

Duration: 12 weeks, July 2nd to September 24th, 2020
Hours: 22.5 hours a week (occasional evening and weekend work will be required)
Wage: $20.00 an hour

The KIAC Festival Assistant works closely with the Festival Coordinator and other KIAC programming staff, to assist as required in all areas of the 2020 Yukon Riverside Arts Festival. The challenging and rewarding nature of the work requires individuals who are passionate, innovative, dedicated, and looking to work in a dynamic arts and cultural environment. We are lucky to have a great team, supportive board and amazing volunteers.

All interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. Our hiring practices give priority to candidates who self-identify as being part of groups which are underrepresented or have additional barriers to the labour market, such as: New Canadians, Indigenous applicants, Black applicants, LGBTQ2S+ applicants, applicants with disabilities, women, and other self-identified minorities.

Closing Date for Applications: Midnight, Wednesday June 24th, 2020

Send Cover Letter and Resume to: Marie-Claire Findlay-Brook at All applicants will receive a confirmation email indicating receipt of application, if you do not hear anything by June 26th, please contact our office at 867.993.5005.

Supported by the Canada Summer Jobs program

Workshop Instructor

Each year, we offer workshops in a variety of different mediums and skill levels, from beginner to working professional, ranging from afternoon classes to multi-day intensives. Examples of past workshops: Intro to Screen Printing, Mosaic Birdhouses, Tap Dancing for Adults, Kids Dance, Watercolour Painting, Stained Glass, Soundscape Composition, Ceramics, and much more!
Workshop Instructor wages are $25-$35/hr depending on experience.
Interested in hosting a workshop? Click here for more information!

Live Model

KIAC is always on the search for live models of any and all body types and experience levels. We call on models at various times throughout the year for different events and drop-ins. Want to know more? Please contact us at or give us a call at 867-993-5005.

Music Instructor

KIAC seeks music instructors for eight week fall, winter, and spring sessions. We are open to piano, vocals, guitar, and pretty much anything else! Lessons typically run in half-hour sessions between 3:30 and 7 PM once a week (up to six students per week).

Want to know more? Please contact us at or give us a call at 867-993-5005 or check out the full job description.