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!

Summer Camp Assistant Instructor

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team to support kids summer camps. These interactive camps guide children through a variety of activities like arts and crafts, yoga, dance, creative writing/reading, nature adventure and more. We are currently looking for assistant instructors to help facilitate the camp activities in a collaborative, fun and engaging atmosphere.

Outline of Assistant Instructor position:

  • Works collaboratively with Day Camp Leaders
  • Delivery of safe, engaging and fun activities
  • Assists with preparation & execution of planned activities
  • Check in and out of kids & youth attending
  • Post Secondary degree is not required
  • Criminal record check required
  • Knowledge assisting or leading recreational programs for school age children
  • Communication and interpersonal skills to effectively engage with students and parents
  • Leadership abilities, including role model behaviours, along with the ability to demonstrate sound judgement while creating a positive, enthusiastic, safe and fun program environment.

Paid training & development time will be scheduled in June
Camps run 9am-3pm Monday to Friday except holidays
July and August. Compensation $21.50/hour

Join our team as an Assistant Instructor and contribute to shaping young minds while gaining valuable experience in the field of education.

The Summer Camp Positions are no longer open for application. Thank you. 

Gymnastics Instructor

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team to run kids and youth gymnastics programs. We currently have a great program running that we are looking to expand and include additional classes and times.

Outline of Gymnastic Instructor position:

  • Developing class activities / program plans
  • Check in and out of kids & youth attending
  • Skills and experience to provide a fun and safe environment
  • Setup and cleanup of equipment
  • Post Secondary degree is not required but must have gymnastics experience
  • Please view our current offerings
  • Criminal record check required

There would be multiple classes per day and schedule can be discussed. Compensation $30/hour. Paid setup and cleanup time

To apply, please email using the link below

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. Please use the form below to submit you idea and we look forward to connecting!