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“Community Art Program Coordinator” at Studio Central

Artbeat Studio, Inc.
Winnipeg, MB

“Community Art Program Coordinator” at Studio Central

Artbeat Studio, Inc.

Winnipeg, MB



Artbeat Studio Inc. is seeking a passionate and talented team member for the position of “Community Art Program Coordinator” at Studio Central; urban art centre, 444 Kennedy Street, Winnipeg.

Studio Central is a project of Artbeat Studio providing programming for residents of the Central Park, north Portage neighbourhood. Programming at Studio Central provides opportunity for engagement with both visual and performing arts as a means of inspiring personal passion, building relationships, bridging diverse groups.

The Community Art Program Coordinator reports to the Executive Director of Artbeat Studio Inc. The Community Program Coordinator participates in community program development and implementation in accordance with the Mission, Vision, Values and Budget determined by the Artbeat Studio Board.

This is a full time position commencing in March, 2013. Employment occurs Tuesday through Saturday with the possibility of additional hours required for oversight of special events. Reporting directly to Executive Director, this is a permanent position with a starting Salary is $33,000/year plus benefits.


Qualification and Experience:

Formal studies in Fine Arts preferred with a range of technical skills and experience in visual, performance & recording arts.

Administration and program management including volunteer coordination and procurement of program materials and budgeting,

Community Development within highly diverse cultures with characteristics including mental illness, addictions and poverty.

Career Path mentoring particularly within the Arts and Culture field.

Communication; interpersonal and social media savvy


Personal Characteristics:

Empathic, caring and compassionate

Hospitable, welcoming and invitational

Contagiously energetic & inspiring

Creative, resourceful and task/project oriented

Highly organized with the ability to organize others

Confident and comfortable working with diverse populations.

Connected with local artists and the Winnipeg cultural scene


Administrative Roles

Public Relations

Facilitates participation of Artbeat Studio core program alumni

Engages tenants of 444 Kennedy

Engages Central Park community residents

Promotes programs (in-person, bulletins, and social media)

Informs visitors and guests of program possibilities


Volunteer Coordination

Recruits applications from volunteers for specific roles

Screens volunteers for appropriate placement

Trains and mentors volunteers

Provides timely schedules for all participants

Monitors, and evaluates performance

Recognizes, encourages, and appreciates unique contributions

Promotes volunteers along their career path


Program Implementation

Schedules daily Creative Technique programming

Inspires and animates ‘creative response’ from participants

Schedules daily Café Central performances and rehearsals.

Oversees and promotes warm hospitality at S.C.

Promotes, facilitates & tracks ‘community-based’ projects/ performances



Maintains daily dialogue with Artbeat Studio E.D.

Tracks ‘volunteer’ involvement.

Prepares monthly activity reports.

Contributes to funding applications and reports as requested

How to Apply

Please send your resume, with covering letter to:

Lucille Bart, Executive Director
Artbeat Studio, 62 Albert St.
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3B 1E9
Fax: (204) 943-9973

Please submit your resume and a cover letter by Friday, January 18th, 2013

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