Summer 2024 Day Camp Leader – Ages 10 to 12

Categorised in:
Temps plein

Schedule: Monday to Friday (between 8am and 5:30pm)

June 17 to August 23, 2024


Job type: Full-time 10-week contract, Seasonal.

Number of hours : +/- 40h per week

Schedule: June 17 to August 23, 2024 + 40h of training beforehand.

Location: 3980 Saint-Denis Street

Salary: $16 to $17


Job description

Your primary objective as a Livart animator is to have fun with the children while accompanying them in their discovery of the visual arts. What could be better than painting and drawing all day with energetic little ones? But it’s much more than that. It is to share knowledge in order to transmit even to the youngest the benefits of art in their lives.

During the fun and interactive camp weeks, children discover the visual and cultural universe of renowned artists. Your role is to supervise the participants during the artistic workshops and cultural mediations. It is about stimulating the children during dynamic and formative teachings and being able to give physical activities, including interactive games.

The family component organizes annual day camp weeks for children aged 4 to 12 in order to share knowledge and transmit its values to children. The camp helps to reflect the cultural buzz of the art center space, where all kinds of activities and exhibitions are happening simultaneously with the camp.


Roles and responsibilities

Your role and responsibilities in a few points:

– Teaching art workshops to 10-12 year-olds in a dynamic, structured way that’s both instructive and fun;

– Supervise children in workshops and cultural mediation activities, supporting them in their creative process;

– Organize outings and visits outside Livart;

– To ensure the constant safety and well-being of all participants;

– Provide clear and professional guidance and information to parents;

– Ensure compliance with Livart values with the rest of the staff.

Profile required

Are you passionate about teaching art, or do you have experience with 10- to 12-year-olds? The Livart day camp is the perfect place to put your knowledge to use. We’re looking for someone who enjoys creating with children and is able to pass on their knowledge. A person who also thrives on teamwork. If you’d like to pass on your knowledge and gain professional experience, the animation position is for you. Livart offers a rewarding work environment where you can get involved in making a difference.


  • Studies in teaching, visual arts, art history, education, museum studies or other related fields of study;
  • Expertise with 10- to 12-year-olds;
  • Excellent oral communication skills;
  • Experience in a day camp or art school;
  • Very good organizational and priority management skills;
  • Ability to work within a team, great adaptability, punctuality, and interpersonal skills;
  • Knowledge of office and design related software such as Canva, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc. (a considerable asset);
  • Experience in an artistic setting (a strong asset).


Send your C.V. and a letter of intent to the following e-mail address: Subject of email: Animation 10 to 12 years – summer 2024. Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted for interviews.