The Art Gallery of Ontario, already home to one of the most diverse art collections in North America, will be opening the innovative new Weston Family Learning Centre in 2011. Bring your skills and experience to the Gallery as we declare art matters by breaking ground in Museum and Education programming, to the position of;
Coordinator, Online Learning and Teacher Professional Development
Regular Full-Time, 35 hours per week
Frequent evening and weekend work required
The Art Gallery of Ontario is looking for a Coordinator, Online Learning and Teacher Professional Development Programs to coordinate and deliver: participatory online learning initiatives for various audiences in collaboration with other education coordinators and interpretive planners; all aspects of programming for teacher audiences, including program design and evaluation for onsite and online training programs; and monitor budgets and revenue/expense targets for these programs.
Our successful candidate holds an MA in Education, Art Education, Museum Studies or Visual Arts/Media (or equivalent experience), a minimum of 5 years experience developing synchronous and asynchronous interactive online adult events, courses and workshops; advanced technology and online interactive programming experience, working with various participatory online learning platforms to build incremental revenues and audiences; and knowledge of and experience working with the Ontario school curriculum, classroom pedagogy, developing and sustaining community partnerships in a wide range of communities.
Our successful candidate also has experience coordinating teams and working with staff and volunteers, preferably in a unionized environment and has the ability to handle interactions with tact and diplomacy in a fast-paced, highly collaborative, administrative-business environment.
We invite individuals who reflect the diversity of our visitors to apply. Visit our website at www.ago.net/jobs and complete your online application profile by February 4, 2011. If you are including a cover letter, please address this to: The Hiring Manager.