Position Available: Arts and Culture Programmer for the Township of Langley
Position: Arts and Culture Programmer for the Township of Langley
Join a “Community of Communities” – the Township of Langley, home to over 123,000 residents, is
committed to providing progressive business, housing, and recreational opportunities, while balancing its
unique mix of urban growth and rural beauty. A truly fun and beautiful place to work, the Township of
Langley offers competitive salaries; excellent benefit packages; municipal pension plan; employee wellness
programs; and, opportunities for professional development and career growth.
The Township of Langley is currently recruiting for a regular full-time Arts and Culture Programmer to join
our team of professionals in the Arts, Culture and Community Initiatives Division; Cultural Programs and Services
Department at the Langley Centennial Museum.
Reporting to the Arts and Heritage Supervisor, you will be responsible in this unionized position for planning,
developing, coordinating and implementing a wide variety of arts and culture based public programs,
community events and activities at various cultural and recreational facilities. You will also schedule,
evaluate and recommend changes to the same. You will recruit, train, direct and oversee the work of
volunteers and summer students; hire auxiliary or contract workers engaged in program implementation
and monitor the performance of same; collaborate with arts and culture community partner representatives
on the development and delivery of special events, and celebrations as well as establish and maintain
effective working relationships with individuals, organizations and groups with a special interest in assigned
program areas; providing information to members of the public on program related matters.
Your education will include a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts and/or related disciplines such as History,
Education, Museology and Culture Resource Management plus associated experience including
supervisory; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Considerable knowledge of the
procedures, methods, practices, and resources applicable to the provision of arts and culture public
programs, activities and special events, and of related trends and concerns as well as considerable
knowledge of the needs and interests of the community served and of arts and culture resources in the
municipality and principles, philosophy and objectives of arts and culture programming as it relates to the
work performed is necessary.
This position is defined by the Township of Langley as a position of trust (Child Safety). The successful
candidate(s) will be required to have a police information check as a condition of employment (Note – Not
required as part of the application process, however will be required upon consideration for employment).
In order to be considered for this position, candidates must have the following valid and current certifications
/ licenses (must be valid at the time the posting closes) and these must be attached with your application.
Applications without the attached required documents below will be deemed incomplete and will
not be considered. Please title your attachments with the number of this competition and have
these documents ready to upload when you apply:
BC Class 5 (full-privilege) driver’s license or equivalent driver’s license for where you reside.
You must upload a current Driver’s Abstract (select the 5 years’ option if obtaining online)
that has been obtained within 6 months of the closing date below with your application. To
obtain a copy of your Driver’s Abstract, please contact ICBC directly or the driving authority
where you reside. Copies or pictures of your driver’s license will not be accepted.
The CUPE rate of pay for this position is $30.37 – $35.74 per hour (5 steps, 2018 rates) plus benefits. The
hours of work are non-standard hours and/or non-standard work week.
If you wish to pursue this exciting career in a growing community, please visit tol.ca/careers to apply.
The closing date for this competition is by 4:30pm Tuesday, March 13, 2018.
We appreciate all applications; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.