The Canadian Opera Company education and outreach team is looking for energetic and responsible volunteers to provide program support and help supervise a group of up to 25 children as part of the After School Opera Program at the following centres:
Mondays from 4 to 6 p.m.
September 30 to December 9, 2013 (no session on Thanksgiving)
January 6 to March 3, 2014 (no session on Family Day)
March 24 to June 9, 2014 (no session on Easter Monday and Victoria Day)
This position is best suited for students who have an interest in working with children and the performing arts. This is an excellent opportunity for those looking to gain experience in a community arts setting, or for Ontario high school students to fulfill their volunteer hours requirement. The ideal candidate:
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax: 416-363-5584. We thank all candidates who apply, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Education and Outreach
Canadian Opera Company
227 Front St. E., Toronto, ON M5A 1E8
For more information about After School Opera Program and all of the COC’s education and outreach initiatives, please visit our website at coc.ca/Explore, or contact email@example.com.
About the COC
Based in Toronto, the Canadian Opera Company is the largest producer of opera in Canada and one of the largest in North America. The COC enjoys a loyal audience support-base and one of the highest attendance and subscription rates in North America. Under its leadership team of General Director Alexander Neef and Music Director Johannes Debus, the COC is increasingly capturing the opera world’s attention. The COC maintains its international reputation for artistic excellence and creative innovation by creating new productions within its diverse repertoire, collaborating with leading opera companies and festivals, and attracting the world’s foremost Canadian and international artists. The COC performs in its own opera house, the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, hailed internationally as one of the finest in the world. Designed by Diamond Schmitt Architects, the Four Seasons Centre opened in 2006, and is also the performance venue for The National Ballet of Canada. For more information on the COC, visit its award-winning website, coc.ca.