National Public Arts Organization STEPS Is Hiring!

STEPS fosters dynamic, inclusive and resilient communities through public art, community-engaged design and creative placemaking. We are a CRA registered charity that facilitates community and artist programs across Canada, as well as operates an in-house social enterprise through which we provide professional public art services to public and private clients. We are a small but mighty team of creative entrepreneurial innovators. We attract high-performing, highly ethical employees who truly care about their community. Our open-concept office along Toronto’s Waterfront has natural light and ample room for physical distancing. We have a flexible working arrangement policy that includes remote working options for staff. Learn more about STEPS on our website.

We are currently accepting applications for three employment opportunities!

image

Night on the Town by Erin McCluskey, photographed by May Shi.

Agency Associate
Deadline: January 28th / Start Date: March 1, 2021

STEPS is seeking a highly motivated relationship builder and multi-tasker for this full-time position supporting our professional public art services. This role will begin as a remote-work position and we are considering applicants from across Canada.


image

Stackt Residency by Fatspatrol, photographed by Fatspatrol.

Engagement Coordinator
Deadline: January 28th / Start Date: March 1, 2021

STEPS is seeking a creative, energetic and organized communications and marketing whiz for this full-time position overseeing our external platforms. This role will begin as a remote-work position and we are considering applicants from across Canada.


image

Colours of Our Voice by Jieun June Kim, photographed by Jieun June Kim.

Program Assistant
Deadline: January 28th / Start Date: March 1, 2021

This paid capacity building position is funded through the City of Toronto’s Investing in Neighbourhoods program. It is targeted at residents of the City of Toronto who have been Ontario Works clients for 6+ months, or are the spouse / adult dependent of an ODSP client. Help us spread the word about this unique opportunity!


STEPS encourages applications from all qualified candidates that represent the full diversity of communities, including complexities of intersecting identities such as ability, age, class, gender, race and sexual orientation. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from equity-seeking communities, including those who identify as Black, Indigenous, or racialized persons. Please review the full postings available on our website.

Applications will only be accepted through the application process outlined on each posting. Unfortunately, due to a high volume of inquiries, we are unable to communicate with applicants about these opportunities in advance of their posted deadlines. While we appreciate all submissions, STEPS staff will only follow up with those candidates who have been shortlisted for each opportunity.


Other Current Opportunities from STEPS:

Stay up to date with STEPS employment, public art and community programming opportunities by subscribing to our newsletter and following us on social media (@STEPSpublicart)!

logo