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Jobs & Volunteer Opportunities


Please see the AFC Arts Adventure Camp section for staff opportunities.


Arts for Children of Toronto services over 8,000 children and youth per year through inner-city schools, community centres, hospitals and Toronto Community Housing (TCHC) buildings. Delivery of our programs are made possible through the generous support of our volunteers and student placements, whose contributions continue to make an impact on the communities we serve.

The following volunteer placements are available on a casual, part-time basis:

  1. Community Arts Assistants
  2. School Arts Assistants
  3. Communications & Development Assistant
  4. Office Assistant
  5. Exhibition & Installation Assistants (2)
  6. Documentary Photographers/Videographers (2)

If you see yourself in one of these roles and are able to make a 6-month to 1-year commitment, please make an application. Please download our current Volunteer Job Descriptions (PDF).

Volunteers: Volunteering with Arts for Children provides exciting, unique, and rewarding opportunities to lend your artistic skills to underserved children and youth in Toronto, to network with other artists and like-minded people, to serve the community – to make a difference. If you are interested in volunteering, please download our Volunteer Application Form (PDF).

Student Placements: Postsecondary schools that Arts for Children have worked with include Ryerson and Humber College. We have provided placements and internships to students, providing them with unique opportunities to gain hands-on experience in community arts, education, and a variety of other related fields. If you are interested in pursuing a placement with Arts for Children, please download our Student Placement-Internship Application Form (PDF).

All applicants will be contacted shortly. Please complete and return your application with a copy of your resume by mail:

Arts for Children of Toronto
230–401 Richmond Street West
Toronto, ON M5V 3A8

or by fax: (416) 929-3681

Thanks for your interest in supporting Arts for Children of Toronto.

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