Join the Team

Fun, Creative & Community Minded
(Multiple Positions Available)

McTavish Academy of Art resides in a former elementary school building in North Saanich. The 18,000 sq. foot space has been transformed into a vibrant and inclusive creative arts facility. McTavish Academy is a community focused centre where you can explore your creativity, discover new passions and experience a variety of events and activities. We strive to provide space for our growing community to feel empowered and encouraged to express themselves through art, movement and community engagement. Thank you!

Customer Service / Operations

We are looking for a creative individual to join our team to work with us on general operations support and customer service. This dynamic position will provide support across diverse activities around the building in a fun, creative and community minded atmosphere.

Outline of the position:

  • Helping instructors prepare studios for sessions
  • Greeting / Customer service at front desk
  • Organization, setup / cleanup of studios
  • Setting up for weekend events like birthdays
  • Filling paint, restocking supplies
  • Sign in / Sign out for programs
  • Preparing art kits and related supplies
  • Post Secondary degree is not required
  • Keen interest in the arts and community

Part time hours available:
Tuesday 4-8pm
Wednesday 4-8pm
Thursday 4-8pm
Saturday 8-4pm
Sunday 8-4pm
Compensation $15.50/hr to start

In person. Remote work is not available for this position. Can be a combination of days, do not have to work all the listed times available.

To apply, please email Alysha using the link below
admin@mctavishacademy.ca

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Kids Camp/Classs Instructors

We are looking for instructors to join our team for kids spring break camps, pro-d days, summer camps and other weekly classes. There are multiple opportunities available from Spring Break Camps, Summer Camps, Homeschool Programs, Pro-D Days and more. There are opportunities for lead art instructors and lead fitness/activity instructors

Outline of the position:

  • Coordinating and planning activities
  • Preparation of supplies lists
  • Leading fun filled camps/classes/activities
  • Keen interest in the arts and instruction
  • Post Secondary degree is not required
  • Creative portfolios are encouraged
  • Criminal Records Check required before starting

Part time positions available throughout the year
Full time available for summer
Compensation
$17.50/hr Support instructor
$21/hr Lead instructor

To apply, please email Alysha using the link below
admin@mctavishacademy.ca

Apply Now

Art Instructors

We are looking for instructors who have a passion for creativity, love instructing and would like to join us in sharing that with the community. We are open to all different arts and crafts ideas. Flexible days and times. Daytime, Evening and weekend spaces available for workshops and series. Studio rentals and revenue splits available for programs along with marketing support. All programs are run following detailed Public Health Guidelines. Please use the form below to submit you idea and we look forward to connecting!

Program Proposal

Art Kits

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Create with us!

McTavish Academy of Art resides in a former elementary school building. The 14,000 sq/ft space has been transformed into a vibrant and inclusive arts facility. We are a family run facility where you can explore your creativity, discover new passions and experience a variety of events, activities and art kits! We strive to provide space for community to feel empowered and encouraged to express themselves through art, movement and community engagement on Vancouver Island and across Canada. We look forward to creating and connecting with you.

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