Opportunities @ Artscape

On this page, you will find all job postings current at Artscape, as well as calls for proposals and documents related to opportunities to get involved. 

Artscape is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and inclusiveness in all its work. We work proactively to be fair and equitable in practice and to build diversity into our teams, creative communities, programs and services.

We thank all applicants for their interest in working at Artscape; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please. If you apply by email, you will receive an automatic acknowledgment of receipt.

 

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Managing Director, Artscape Launchpad

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Position Type: Full-Time
Start Date: As soon as possible
Location: Liberty Village, Toronto
Application Deadline: Friday, December 16 by 12:00 PM NOON

Artscape is currently seeking a senior and qualified candidate to fill the position of Managing Director, Artscape Launchpad. Artscape Launchpad is a new model of creative space: part incubator, part co-working facility and part entrepreneurship centre. Scheduled to open in 2018 as part of the Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts complex, this $30million+ project has been designed by Artscape to provide art and design professionals with the tools, resources, training and mentorship to build successful careers rooted in sustainable businesses. Artscape Launchpad members will gain access to a 30,000 square-foot membership-based, multi-disciplinary co-working environment full of equipment and technology, as well as a whole suite of programs and services to help them grow their incomes and launch new businesses.

This newly created position will play a critical role in all aspects of the transition to operations in the period 2017 - 2018 and will be responsible for overall operation of the project from 2018 onwards, ensuring that financial, programmatic and operational goals are met.  

The successful candidate will bring a strong entrepreneurial approach to business operations; a focus on delivering exceptional customer service; a knowledge of, and passion for, business incubation and creative entrepreneurship; a commitment to cross-sector partnership, collaboration and community building; and an enthusiasm for a start-up environment.

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Managing Director of Artscape Launchpad will be an integral member of Artscape’s senior management team and will oversee a growing staff team of approximately 20 full-time and part-time employees. 

This is a rare opportunity to play a critical role in bringing this unique creative sector project to life.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Oversee the development and implementation of systems, programming, policies, procedures, member recruitment and marketing, staff training and transfer to operations to achieve the successful launch of Artscape Launchpad
  • Manage the Artscape Launchpad pre-operations and operational budgets, including forecasting, reporting and risk mitigation, and oversee payroll submissions
  • Oversee the development and implementation of strategies to support earned revenue targets, including member recruitment and retention strategies, rental sales, fee for service, training programs and events
  • Manage the building and operations of Artscape Launchpad:
    • Manage Artscape Launchpad staff, which upon opening is slated to include 20 employees (programming, technical, maintenance, communications, outreach, cleaning, and event services)
    • Develop and implement policies and procedure for the successful, safe and customer-focused operations of all components of the Artscape Launchpad facility
    • Create a culture of teamwork and foster opportunities for professional development and mentoring
    • Manage leadership at the Director/Management level and provide direction and coaching to ensure that the custodial, maintenance and security staff supervised by the Management are carrying out the appropriate duties
  • Ensure a consistently high-touch, high quality, value-for-money member experience. Work with Membership & Sales and Creative Entrepreneurship Program staff to create value-added programs to help members develop their creative business, including developing  curated member events, opportunities for market exposure, access to technical expertise and resident creative entrepreneurs, mentorship and coaching and other added value opportunities
  • Manage stakeholder relations including partners, sponsors and funders
    • Manage positive, collaborative relationships with existing and potential new donors, sponsors, funders, partners and other stakeholders
    • Support Artscape’s Fund Development Department with program development, donor engagement initiatives/programs and ensure prompt, accurate and appropriate reporting at all times
    • With Fund Development Department, create an annual Fund Development plan aimed at achieving annual targets
  • Work closely with Artscape Launchpad Marketing & Sales staff and Artscape Communications Department:
    • With senior staff, collaborate on the development of the Artscape Launchpad brand and ensure its execution across all programs and materials
    • Oversee the implementation of communications and marketing strategy, welcoming media opportunities, building business, growing the Artscape Launchpad community and attracting philanthropic giving at multiple levels
    • Act as a spokesperson for Artscape Launchpad, nurturing awareness within key stakeholder groups and in the public at large, positioning it as a leader in the new economy
    • Direct all sales and customer service activities to guarantee an excellent client experience across all Artscape Launchpad offerings
    • Oversee the management of online and social communications, contributing to editorial strategy
  • Liaise and work closely with Artscape departments including Executive, Finance, Communications, Fund Development, Creative Placemaking Lab  and Property Management on special projects and initiatives:
    • Ensure alignment with Artscape’s mission, vision and values
    • Participate at senior staff leadership table to assess organizational directions and policies
    • Identify opportunities for outreach and engagement to Artscape’s tenant, member and owner communities
  • Build a spirit of accessibility, collaboration and community stewardship. Manage authentic relatonships with arts and cultural groups, project and program partners, stakeholder groups and committees:
    • Drive opportunities that foster economic and multi-cultural inclusion in all facets of Arstcape Launchpad programs and operations
    • Serve on community committees
    • Establish and/or participate in other ad hoc stakeholder committees as required to fulfill Artscape Launchpad’s vision
  • Work with Artscape’s Property Management Department team to support longer-term, capital maintenance and repair projects. Oversee occasional interior design upgrades

QUALIFICATIONS
The ideal candidate will show passion, experience, achievement in these key areas:

  • Advanced education in a business program or equivalent
  • Management experience: a minimum of seven years management experience involving oversight of staff and facilities with a preference for experience in business incubators or accelerators, co-working, maker spaces or membership-based facilities
  • An entrepreneurial leader with evidenced understanding of, and commitment to, creative sector business development and entrepreneurship
  • Experience galvanizing support and inspiring action among multiple stakeholders around a common goal
  • Ability to lead teams through change and complexity
  • Demonstrated strength in fostering diversity, equity and inclusion in community building, programming and hiring and management
  • Programming: experience managing arts, culture and mentorship programming
  • Vision and creativity: ability to embrace an ambitious vision and bring it to life
  • Financial aptitude: establishing and monitoring annual operating and program budgets
  • Communications: strong ability to connect with the community, clients and stakeholders and establish positive and productive ongoing relationships and high customer service levels
  • High performance and entrepreneurial mentality
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced environment with ambitious goals, unanticipated challenges, multiple priorities
  • Experience in hosting or producing special events is an asset
  • Professional proficiency in spoken and written French is an asset

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Friday, December 16 by 12:00 PM NOON

TO APPLY: 
Please respond with:

  • Specify where/how you found out about the opportunity
  • A cover letter outlining the qualifications and experience you would bring to the position and how you found out about the employment opportunity
  • Your salary expectations
  • A resume

Please note: Submissions must include all requirements listed above, including your salary expectations. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Applications will be received in confidence by mail or email and should be forwarded to:
Attention: Human Resources
Artscape
Suite 224, 171 East Liberty Street
Toronto, ON M6K 3P6
careers@artscape.ca (please note your name and Managing Director, Artscape Launchpad in the email subject line)

All email submissions will receive a message confirming receipt. No phone calls please. We thank all applicants, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted directly.

Artscape is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and inclusiveness in all its work. We work proactively to be fair and equitable in practice and to build diversity into our teams, creative communities, programs and services.

In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided at any point throughout the hiring process, provided the candidate makes their accommodation needs known to Artscape.

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Strategic Partnerships Manager, Artscape Launchpad

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Position Type: Full-Time
Start Date: As soon as possible
Location: Liberty Village, Toronto
Application Deadline: Friday, December 16, 2016 by 12:00 PM NOON

Artscape wishes to hire a qualified candidate as Strategic Partnerships Manager, Artscape Launchpad. This newly created role will be responsible for managing Artscape Launchpad’s cross-sector engagement and collaboration between creative sector professionals, organizations and businesses in the GTA and the Southern Ontario region, with a specific focus on working collaboratively to identify projects that create new economic opportunities for regional businesses and clusters facing economic distress, with the goal of economic diversification and sustainability.

These collaborations will focus on a suite of program offerings that connect service, resource and manufacturing businesses across Southern Ontario with Artscape Launchpad’s network of creative entrepreneurs to foster innovation and enhance the design and marketability of the businesses’ products and services. Program offerings might include but not be limited to:

  • An on-line “marketplace” that provides access to Launchpad’s entrepreneur profiles, enabling match-making between businesses and entrepreneurs
  • Opportunities for companies to foster innovation by sponsoring a competition that invites Launchpad’s entrepreneurs to propose creative and design-led solutions to product design and service challenges
  • Workshops and Demo Days providing opportunities for industry groups and small to large numbers of Launchpad entrepreneurs to brainstorm and pitch creative solutions to design or business process challenges
  • Regular series of industry networking and “learning salon” events delivered with private sector partners designed to foster connections between Southern Ontario business and Launchpad members

Working closely with the Director of Creative Entrepreneurship for Artscape Launchpad, the Strategic Partnerships Manager will play a critical role in identifying and engaging businesses and industry partners, local chambers of commerce, business associations, regional incubators and hubs, arts service organizations, arts councils, creative entrepreneurs and post-secondary institutions to deliver these program offerings, and formalize these strategic relationships through Memorandums of Understanding.

Artscape Launchpad’s business and entrepreneurship programs, events and services targeted at creative and cultural sector workers are already being piloted and will be expanded upon significantly and delivered in Artscape venues across Toronto and the Southern Ontario region over the next several years before moving into purpose-built facilities within Artscape Launchpad in 2018.

Consisting of business and entrepreneurship training programs and workshops, project based learning events (i.e. start-up weekends, maker events, design-a-thons, pitch camps), networking events and mentorship, advisory and other services, these offerings will be a critical component of Artscape Launchpad.

Opening in 2018, Artscape Launchpad will be a 30,000 square foot creative and cultural sector entrepreneurship working, training and creative production centre in Toronto. This is an opportunity to play a critical role in the development and expansion of this groundbreaking cultural sector project in Toronto and Southern Ontario. You can read more about Artscape Launchpad at artscapelaunchpad.ca

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate exceptional capacity in partnership development and cross-sector collaboration connecting service, resource and manufacturing businesses from the GTA and Southern Ontario region; an entrepreneurial sensibility and approach; a sympathy for the structure, needs and characteristics of the creative and cultural sector; and a passion for the project.

She/he will be a highly effective manager able to understand the complexities of deliverables associated with creative sector entrepreneurs, industry partners, funding agreements, and the social enterprise model and approach which underpins the Artscape Launchpad project.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • In conjunction with the Director of Creative Entrepreneurship for Artscape Launchpad, and with support from other Artscape  Launchpad staff, this role will identify, build and manage Artscape Launchpad’s engagement with potential gateway partners, creative professionals, organizations and businesses in the GTA and Southern Ontario to foster innovation and enhance the design and marketability of their products and services
  • Play a critical role in identifying opportunities for cross-sector collaboration with businesses and industry partners, chambers of commerce, business associations, regional incubators and hubs, arts service organizations, arts councils, creative entrepreneurs and post-secondary institutions to identify projects that create new economic opportunities for regional businesses and clusters facing economic distress, with the goal of economic diversification and sustainability
  • Formalizing these strategic relationships through Memorandums of Understanding
  • Contribute to the design, recruitment, implementation and management of a comprehensive Mentorship and Creative Entrepreneur Network for the GTA and Southern Ontario
  • Participate in and contribute to the design, implementation, delivery and management of various cross-sector engagement and information-sharing forums including training, workshops, one-on-meetings, roundtables, conferences and public-speaking opportunities consistent with Artscape Launchpad’s overall goal of responding to community needs, fostering innovation and creating new, diverse and sustainable economic opportunities for regional businesses and business clusters facing economic distress
  • Contribute to the development of a robust creative and cultural sector business and entrepreneurship information resource for the GTA and the Southern Ontario region
  • Manage relevant budgets and ensure that budget targets are on track and met
  • Maintain partner engagement records and contribute to the collection and reporting of key performance indicators, and economic impact and program metrics, with a specific focus on funding outcome deliverables
  • With the Director of Creative Entrepreneurship for Artscape Launchpad, conduct broad competitor and market analysis to identify strategic opportunities
  • Produce clear and concise written reports and presentations
  • Work with Director of Creative Entrepreneurship for Artscape Launchpad, the Marketing and Communications team and Artscape Launchpad stakeholders to promote Artscape Launchpad and its creative entrepreneurship programming
  • Travel and network extensively in the GTA and Southern Ontario
  • Contribute to and participate in the realization of Artscape’s overarching vision and mission
  • Undertake other duties as directed

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • An undergraduate university degree in a relevant discipline, preferably Business Administration
  • Salesforce and other database management highly desireable
  • A minimum of five years’ direct experience in the business /entrepreneurship environment and/or in training and professional development
  • Significant professional experience within the creative and cultural sector or, at minimum, evidenced and substantial knowledge and understanding of the structure, characteristics and needs of the sector
  • Knowledge, understanding and experience of the application of the pedagogy of entrepreneurship training, preferably using Lean Start Up and Customer-Centric Design approaches
  • Direct experience and understanding of the Greater Toronto and Southern Ontario entrepreneurship, training and funding ecosystems including familiarity with government
  • Significant experience in leading, testing and refining innovative and successful strategic partnership development, collaboration and facilitation
  • Exceptional project management and planning skills
  • Exceptional human resource management skills
  • Evidence of an entrepreneurial approach, ability to contribute to implementable programming which meets ambitious financial targets
  • Ability to work effectively in a social enterprise/not-for-profit context; experience of financial planning and management in this type of organization
  • Proven excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Evidence of successfully managing multiple projects at once
  • Highly organized, entrepreneurial, resourceful, collaborative and with capacity for critical and creative thinking
  • Able to synthesize and communicate complex ideas
  • Enthusiastic, and committed to hands on instruction/facilitation
  • A fast learner focused on results
  • A sense of urgency, self-motivated and a disciplined doer
  • A meticulous record keeper

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Friday, December 16, 2016 by 12:00 PM NOON

TO APPLY:
Please respond with:

  • Specify where/how you found out about the opportunity
  • A cover letter outlining the qualifications and experience you would bring to the position and how you found out about the employment opportunity
  • Your salary expectations
  • A resume

Please note: Submissions must include all requirements listed above, including your salary expectations. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Applications will be received in confidence by mail or email and should be forwarded to:
Attention: Human Resources
Artscape
Suite 224, 171 East Liberty Street
Toronto, ON M6K 3P6
careers@artscape.ca (please note your name and Strategic Partnerships Manager in the email subject line)

All email submissions will receive a message confirming receipt. No phone calls please. We thank all applicants, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted directly.

Artscape is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and inclusiveness in all its work. We work proactively to be fair and equitable in practice and to build diversity into our teams, creative communities, programs and services.

In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided at any point throughout the hiring process, provided the candidate makes their accommodation needs known to Artscape.

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Manager of Information Systems

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Position Type: Full-Time
Start Date: As soon as possible
Location: Liberty Village, Toronto
Application Deadline: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 by 5:00 PM

Artscape is currently seeking an experienced candidate to join our Finance and Administration team as Manager of Information Systems. Reporting to the Director of Finance and Administration and working with a third-party IT contractor, the Manager of Information Systems will be responsible for the implementation and maintenance of the organization’s information systems and information technology platforms. The Manager of Information Systems will lead the design and implementation of the systems supporting Artscape Launchpad, a new incubator, co-working facility and entrepreneurship centre.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage information systems and information technology platforms
  • Design, develop, implement and coordinate systems, policies and procedures
  • Daily administration and support of the organization’s software platforms, including Artscape Launchpad’s membership and building access control systems and online portal
  • Manage IT operating and capital budgets and ensure cost effectiveness
  • Audit systems and assess their performance
  • Ensure centralized response to technical issues regarding IT, websites and CRM

QUALIFICATIONS
The ideal candidate will show passion, experience and achievement in these key areas:

  • Three to five years’ relevant work experience in information systems and information technology management
  • Post-secondary education in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Experience in planning and executing projects, including software implementations
  • Administrator experience with Salesforce and other CRM tools including client and membership management, building access validation and events booking software
  • Experience developing web content and administering online portals
  • Experience managing IT vendor contracts and relationships
  • Expertise in data management and data governance
  • Experience with the design, development and management of digital online and mobile platforms
  • Familiarity with user experience, social media, search engine optimization and programming including HTML, CSS, PHP, and JavaScript
  • Excellent organizational abilities and communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and meet strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Wednesday, December 14 by 5:00 PM

TO APPLY:
Please respond with:

  • Specify where/how you found out about the opportunity
  • A cover letter outlining the qualifications and experience you would bring to the position and
  • Your salary expectations
  • A resume

Please note: Submissions must include all requirements listed above, including your salary expectations. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Applications will be received in confidence by mail or email and should be forwarded to:
Attention: Human Resources
Artscape
Suite 224, 171 East Liberty Street
Toronto, ON M6K 3P6
careers@artscape.ca (please note your name and Manager of Information Systems in the subject line)

All email submissions will receive a message confirming receipt. No phone calls please. We thank all applicants, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted directly.

Artscape is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and inclusiveness in all its work. We work proactively to be fair and equitable in practice and to build diversity into our teams, creative communities, programs and services.

In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided at any point throughout the hiring process, provided the candidate makes their accommodation needs known to Artscape.

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Senior Financial Analyst

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Position Type: Full-Time
Start Date: As soon as possible
Location: Liberty Village, Toronto
Application Deadline: Wednesday, December 14, 2016 by 5:00 PM

Artscape is seeking an experienced candidate to join our Finance and Administration team as Senior Financial Analyst. Reporting to the Accounting Manager and working closely with the Director of Finance and Administration, the Senior Financial Analyst will be responsible for providing meaningful, accurate, reliable and timely financial reporting and analysis to support the organization’s decision making. The Senior Financial Analyst will support the collection, analysis and reporting of financial information including grants and other revenue sources for Artscape Launchpad, a new incubator, co-working facility and entrepreneurship centre.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop, maintain and improve financial business models that will be used to perform forecasting and inform decision making, including analysis of membership based revenue models
  • Support grant reporting and analysis of funding sources
  • Support the annual budget process, working closely with the finance team and the operational directors
  • Support recording of accounts receivable
  • Provide accurate revenue, margin analysis for events and projects
  • Record various month-end entries and provide detailed analysis of transactions
  • Prepare detailed reconciliations of general ledger balances
  • Assist in year-end audit process
  • Produce timely accounts receivable reports for various directors and collaborate with event staff for cash collections
  • Create and manage reports through Salesforce and other software
  • Record general ledger transactions and assist in month-end closing
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by management and adhere to established policies and procedures

QUALIFICATIONS:

The ideal candidate will show passion, experience and achievement in these key areas:

  • Undergraduate degree in Business, Accounting or similar discipline
  • Accounting Designation (CPA) or working towards an accounting designation
  • Three to five years’ finance experience in financial analysis and business planning
  • Advanced proficiency in spreadsheet and database applications and business intelligence tools
  • Knowledge of the not-for-profit accounting principles
  • Knowledge of Salesforce software or other CRM tools
  • Knowledge of Sage Accpac ERP is an asset
  • Experience with grant reporting preferred
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent organizational abilities and communication skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and meet strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Wednesday, December 14 by 5:00 PM

TO APPLY:
Please respond with:

  • Specify where/how you found out about the opportunity
  • A cover letter outlining the qualifications and experience you would bring to the position and how you found out about the employment opportunity
  • Your salary expectations
  • A resume

Please note: Submissions must include all requirements listed above, including your salary expectations. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Applications will be received in confidence by mail or email and should be forwarded to:
Attention: Human Resources
Artscape
Suite 224, 171 East Liberty Street
Toronto, ON M6K 3P6
careers@artscape.ca (please note your name and Senior Financial Analyst in the email subject line)

All email submissions will receive a message confirming receipt. No phone calls please. We thank all applicants, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted directly.

Artscape is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and inclusiveness in all its work. We work proactively to be fair and equitable in practice and to build diversity into our teams, creative communities, programs and services.

In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided at any point throughout the hiring process, provided the candidate makes their accommodation needs known to Artscape.

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Venue Support Staff, Daniels Spectrum

Position Type: Part-Time, Hourly, Casual basis, as needed
Location: Daniels Spectrum, 585 Dundas Street East, Toronto
Start Date: As soon as possible
Application Deadline: Ongoing
 
Artscape is seeking candidates for part time occasional work as Venue Support Staff to support events within Daniels Spectrum. Events that require Venue Support Staff include theatre, dance and musical performances; conferences; weddings; community activities; private / social events and corporate events.  For more information about the events that are held at Daniels Spectrum, visit danielsspectrum.ca.
 
 
QUALIFICATIONS
Venue Support Staff are integral to the success of events at Daniels Spectrum.  Venue Support Staff shift lengths will vary in length depending on the nature of the event.  Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Event set-up and tear-down
  • Coat check attendants
  • Ushers
  • Custodial duties and public space attendants (including washrooms, kitchen and other light custodial work as required
We are seeking candidates with a variety of experiences that may include:
  • Customer Service experience
  • Event and event set-up services
  • Restaurant, bar or hospitality service
  • Theatre audience services including front-of-house, ushering and coat check
Our priority is to hire members from within the Regent Park community who demonstrate the following attributes:
  • Reliability and punctuality
  • Flexibility and availability for last minute staffing opportunities 
  • A positive and professional personal presentation
  • Ability to follow written direction and diagrams / floor plans (for event set up and tear down)
  • High integrity and ability to inspire trust 
  • A collaborative and flexible problem-solving attitude
  • Ability to work quickly and with a smile 
  • Ability to carry furniture and equipment (up to 80 lbs)
  • An interest in arts and culture
 
TERMS
  • Selected candidates will be trained and will be assigned shifts on a as-needed basis
  • Shifts may be day or evening, seven days a week
  • Wages are $12 per hour, based on the assigned role, plus 4% vacation pay, paid semi-monthly
 
TO APPLY
 
Please respond with a brief cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest and a resume. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.  Applications will be received in confidence by email only to: careers@artscape.ca (Please note the job title and your name in the email subject line)
 
All email submissions will receive a message confirming receipt. No phone calls please. We thank all applicants, however only those being considered for an interview will be contacted directly. 
 
Artscape is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and inclusiveness in all its work. We work proactively to be fair and equitable in practice and to build diversity into our teams, creative communities, programs and services. In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided at any point throughout the hiring process, provided the candidate makes their accommodation needs known to Artscape.
 
ABOUT DANIELS SPECTRUM
 
Daniels Spectrum, a cultural hub in Regent Park, is a 60,000 square foot purpose-built platform for creative exchange and expression that is rooted in the rich cultural diversity of the local community and open to the world. A key element in the social and community development goals of the Regent Park revitalization, Daniels Spectrum has played an important role in creating an inclusive, liveable, healthy, safe and vibrant neighbourhood since it opened in September 2012.
 
Daniels Spectrum is operated by Artscape. Eight organizations call Daniels Spectrum home, including Artheart Community Art Centre, Centre for Social Innovation, COBA Collective of Black Artists, Native Earth Performing Arts, Pathways to Education, Regent Park Film Festival, Regent Park School of Music and Show Love Café (operated by Dixon Hall). Local residents and the wider public are drawn in by visual art and dance classes, music lessons, filmmaking workshops, theatre rehearsals, community potlucks, after school tutoring,  a network of hallway galleries, workshops to develop new business ideas and so much more. Artscape runs complementary programming for Regent Park-based youth that increases their access to the arts and arts-integrated education, engages them in artistic creation and cultural production, and connects them with professional artists and industry mentors.
 
The ground floor of Daniels Spectrum includes five programmable spaces ranging from a flexible 400 seat performance and event space, to small black box venues and less formal indoor and outdoor stages that play host to a variety of performances, celebrations, public and community events. Since opening, Daniels Spectrum has welcomed over 175,000 visitors and hosted over 900 events.  danielsspectrum.ca

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