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We at the Woodland Cultural Centre wish to acknowledge the life and passing of long-time board member Wray Maracle.  Wray served as a Six Nations representative on the board for ten years, always providing guidance with charm and humour.  His presence will be greatly missed not only within our organization but for the Six Nations community as well.

 

Nia:wen Wray.

 

Sincerely the Woodland Cultural Centre Staff and  Board of Governors

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Join our Team!

Finance Clerk 

 

Location:         Woodland Cultural Centre, 184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON
Position:          Finance Clerk (Part-Time, Short Term Contract)
Rate of Pay:    $17.00 per hour
Closing Date:   April 24, 2019
Start Date:       April 29, 2019

 

SUMMARY DESCRIPTION:

The Woodland Cultural Centre is seeking a highly organized individual to work in our Finance Department. Reporting to the Director of Finance, the successful candidate will provide financial services, data entry, filing, word processing, and other clerical support services as required.

The individual should have a strong attention to detail with prior accounting or bookkeeping experience.

Preference will be given to applicants of Indigenous ancestry.

 

OVERVIEW OF SKILLS:

The FINANCE CLERK shall have:

  1. Prior education and experience in accounting/bookkeeping
  2. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and ACCPAC
  3. Demonstrated ability to be trusted with confidential information
  4. Possess an understanding of Indigenous cultures, histories and traditions, specifically within southwestern Ontario.

If interested, please send cover letter, references and resumé no later than

April 24th at 2PM to:

Woodland Cultural Centre
184 Mohawk Street
Brantford, ON   N3S 2X2

Attn:  Deb Lickers
Director of Finance
(519)759-2650
dlickers@woodlandculturalcentre.ca

 

Note:  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please submit a resume, cover letter and three (3) references with contact information – either email or telephone number no later than April 24, 2019 at 2 pm to dlickers@woodlandculturalcentre.ca

 

                                                                                                                                               

 

Weekend Visitor Services Clerk

 

Location:         Woodland Cultural Centre, 184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON
Position:          Weekend Visitor Clerk (Part-Time)
Hours:             10am-5pm; Saturday & Sundays from Victoria Day – Thanksgiving.  Some Holidays required for special public events
Rate of Pay:    $15.00 per hour
Closing Date:   April 17 2019
Start Date:       April 27, 2019

 

The Woodland Cultural Centre is seeking an individual to greet visitors and provide them information regarding the museum and its activities.
The individual should be a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision.
Preference will be given to applicants of Indigenous ancestry.

Basic Job Description:

  • Responsible for greeting visitors and ensuring sign-in to visitor sign-in/sign-out book.
  • Provides information to visitors regarding the museum and exhibitions on display.
  • Handles the museum admission money and provides visitors with museum tickets
  • Conducts day-end accounting.
  • Provides driving directions and information regarding Six Nations and other points of interest when requested.
  • Answers the telephone and provides information to the caller, or routes calls to the appropriate staff member and places out-going calls.
  • Assists Visitor Services Clerk with various tasks regarding the museum reception area.
  • Promotes a favourable image of the Centre at all times

 

Qualifications

  • Must have experience working in public relations
  • Must have experience working retail and handling transactions with a POS system, managing inventory
  • Must possess a thorough understanding of Indigneous cultures, histories and traditions, specifically within southwestern Ontario.

 

If interested, please send cover letter, references and resumé no later than

April 17 at 2PM to:

Woodland Cultural Centre

184 Mohawk Street

Brantford, ON   N3S 2X2

Attn:  Jessie Hill

(519)759-2650

frontdesk@woodlandculturalcentre.ca

 

 

Note:  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Wages/Duration:

$15.00 per hour plus (12% MERCS)

 

Every other Saturday from April 27 – May 18, 2019 (15 hours)

Every other Sat – Sun from May 18 – October 13, 2019 (30 hours)

 

Please submit a resume, cover letter and three (3) references with contact information – either email or telephone number no later than April 17, 2019 at 2 pm to frontdesk@woodlandculturalcentre.ca

 

 

 

 

 

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Woodland Cultural Centre

INDIGENOUS ART 2019
Call for Entry 

May 25 – July 27, 2019

The Woodland Cultural Centre is a longstanding Cultural Centre of Excellence that promotes and supports the Visual Arts of Canada. Established in 1975, Indigenous Art (formerly known as First Nations Art) is one of the longest running annual exhibits that provide established and emerging Indigenous artists an excellent opportunity to exhibit and sell their work in a fine art gallery setting. The Centre is extending an invitation to all artists of Indigenous ancestry to submit up to three works of art, for presentation in this year’s Indigenous Art!

Requirements for submissions will consist of RECENT (1-2 year) works by artists (18+) of Indigenous ancestry and will be juried by the Artistic Director and selected jurors.

CLASSES OF WORK & ACCEPTED MEDIUMS FOR SUBMISSION:

A) Painting in any media (oil, acrylic, watercolour)
B) Drawings and prints in any media (including photographic)
C) Sculpture in any media (including pottery)
D) Installations (include plans and images for proposed work)
E) Traditionally-based works (bead, quill and leather work)

Only up to THREE works may be submitted.
All paintings, drawings and prints must be framed and/or READY TO HANG – if works do not meet gallery display standard they will be subject to disqualification.

DEADLINE TO SUBMIT: APRIL 12, 2019 at 4PM

DOWNLOAD THE SUBMISSION FORMS for additional information!

indigenous art entry form_web

 

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We are happy to announce the extension of Alan Michelson: HISTORICITY until February 15th 2018!
Come and see this immersive multi media exhibition before it’s gone.

 

For more information about this exhibition visit our Art page

For more information about the artist and his works please visit: http://alanmichelson.com/

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The Woodland Cultural Centre is seeking three dynamic, creative and organized individuals for the following positions…

Education Coordinator

Cultural Interpreter

Weekend Visitor Clerk (Part Time)

 

For full job descriptions and details on applying click here

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The Woodland Cultural Centre is seeking one highly motivated individual to assist in the
Education department. The Cultural Interpreter assumes responsibility for guiding tours
of the Woodland Cultural Centre’s museum, facilitate Residential School presentations as
well as workshop instructions. The Cultural Interpreter will be working in conjunction
with other staff members to provide knowledgeable tours of the Centre and complete
other duties related to Education. Preference may be given to applicants with Indigenous
heritage.

Dates of contract position:
July 23 – April 30 2019
$16/hr. x 30 hours weekly

Application Deadline:
July 16th 2018 at 3:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS