Do you like event planning?
Are you interested in arts and culture?
Are you interested in working with a non-profit organization?
Townshippers’ Association is looking for a University-level student of Communications, Event Management or Arts Administration to work as a Cultural Festival and Membership Assistant for the summer of 2018. This is a full-time 11-week position, beginning on Monday, June 18th, 2018.
Assist with event planning, group registration and volunteer support;
Development of recruitment materials for targeted demographics;
Membership recruitment and support activities;
Attend meetings of, and provide support to, volunteer committees (festival organizing committee and membership committees);
Duties related to the organization of the Association’s annual fall cultural festival as well as other cultural activities happening throughout the summer;
Other administrative tasks as required.Possession of a valid driver’s license and vehicle are considered an asset.Applications are welcome from women, persons with disabilities, visible and linguistic minorities or Aboriginal peoples. Candidates must be registered on the Young Canada Works website* and be returning to full-time studies in the Fall 2018 semester.
Send a cover letter** and CV, in English, by Friday, May 18th, 2018 to:
Rachel Hunting, Executive Director
By e-mail: [email protected]
By fax: 819-566-0271
By regular mail: 257 Queen St., S. 100, Sherbrooke, QC J1M 1K7
*More information about Young Canada Works eligibility requirements can be found at
Townshippers’ Association is a non-profit, non-partisan community organization focused on promoting and supporting the interests of the English-speaking minority community in the Eastern Townships region of Quebec.
100 – 257 Queen Street Sherbrooke , QC J1M 1K7
Tel – 819-566-5717
Fax – 819-566-0271
Email – [email protected]