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Director of Development

Are you passionate about fostering the arts and strengthening community investment? Do you possess a talent for orchestrating successful fundraising initiatives and crafting strategic visions?

Join KIAC, where we are in search of a skilled Director of Development for a term position to spearhead sponsorship growth, fundraising campaigns, donor cultivation, grant writing, and project coordination. The Director of Development will ensure that resources, funding, and development initiatives are robust enough to meet or exceed strategic goals.

Contract Dates: October 10, 2023 (negotiable) until June 30, 2024
Hours: 30 hours / week
Salary: $51,417 per annum plus benefits ($32.96 per hour)
Location: 902 2nd Ave. Dawson City, Yukon

DEADLINE TO APPLY: Tuesday September 12, 2023 at 11:59pm Yukon Time.

This position is funded by the Government of Canada’s Community Services Recovery Fund delivered through Community Foundations of Canada and the Yukon Foundation.

Workshop Instructors

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 Modelling

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 Instruction

KIAC seeks music instructors for fall, winter, and spring sessions. We are open to piano, vocals, guitar, and pretty much anything else! Want to know more? Please contact us at or give us a call at 867-993-5005.

Event Support

Have event or meeting support experience? Add your name to our list of event contractors!

KIAC / Dënäkär Zho not only brings colour to Dawson City through arts residencies, exhibitions, events, and programs but we are a vital hub for community events. Our renters often express a need for support during their events so we are compiling a list of contractors.

To get more info, or to get added to the list of contractors, please visit this page