Young Guns Studio
We are seeking a new Teaching Staff to join our team! Young Guns is an independent art and design studio that offers mentorship and training for high-school students wanting to refine their technical skills and develop professional portfolios for post-secondary application. At the core of our studio, we want our students to experience deeper engagement by approaching their practice with an open mind and inward reflection.
Assisting in facilitating the students’ objectives:
Leading and counselling students in their learning plans for portfolio and application to Universities.
Development of soft and hard skills.
Idea generation and conceptualization
Support with technical execution
Assigning homework and project deadlines
Other miscellaneous tasks within the studio
JOB POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Have a background in Design, Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Architecture, or Fashion through post-secondary training or relative work experience
Strong foundational drawing skills (familiarity with perspective and figure drawing is a plus) – we have a core drawing program that we will train you on.
Works well in a collaborative setting
Dedication and commitment
Proactive and self-motivating
Patient and reflective
Energetic and enthusiastic
*Will require a criminal record check upon hiring
Strongly recommended but not required:
Familiarity with digital software and Adobe Suite: eg. Photoshop / Illustrator / InDesign / Rhino / Blender / Procreate
DSLR camera and documentation photography skills
Experience working with youth and teens
Other teaching experience, or work in educational settings
Part time (2-4 shift per week depending on availability)
4 hr shifts on weekdays (Mon-Thurs)
5 hr shifts on weekends (Sat-Sun)
*There is a probationary period of 3 months to gauge if the applicant is a right fit for our studio
Job Type: Part-time
Job Type: Part-time
Part-time hours: 6 – 15 per week
4 hour shift
All students and staffs required to wear a mask and sanitize hands.
Please provide a portfolio in your application.
Why is it that you are a good fit to this teaching position? What do you aspire to bring? How does this experience benefit you?
What do you look to get out of this position at Young Guns Studio?
Tell us about a time when you found it difficult to work with someone. How did you handle the situation?
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