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ABOUT EDMONTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS

We are the second largest school division in Alberta, serving students, families and communities throughout Edmonton. As elected officials, our Board of Trustees is responsible for creating policies and making important decisions that shape the Division's work. At Edmonton Public Schools, we provide a range of programs, learning spaces and supports that foster success, one student at a time.

Position Summary

Reporting to the Principal, the Graphic Designer provides fully integrated support to teachers in regards to curriculum delivery, authentic learning opportunities, extracurricular activities, special events, and school communications.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • designing templates and other resources for the School, Catchment, and Community Centre
  • supporting communications between home and school through the development of visuals that will assist students, parents, the community, and school council
  • managing digital files including video and photographs
  • designing and illustrating as required for school and classroom use
  • working with the school's faculty and students to ensure branding meets the Division's guidelines
  • supporting High School faculty growth in regards to fine arts and other innovative programming through the creative use of software and technologies
  • providing arts-based mentorship and support to students identified as at risk
  • supervising students within the Learning Commons when using specialized equipment or software
  • providing job-embedded professional learning sessions inside/outside the regular school day for students and faculty
  • coordinating and budgeting for art supplies, resources, materials, and equipment
  • supporting the arts extension by leading and supervising students in extra-curricular delivery such as animation club, comic illustration club
  • conducting specialized equipment safety orientations for staff and students
  • seeking mentors and outside experts to serve as guest presenters, lecturers, or artists in residence
  • coordinating artifacts and design for showcases and legacy displays
  • creating and storing digital archives of the school's opening with Archives and Museums

EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

  • diploma in Graphic Design/Visual Communication
  • minimum of three years related experience including print and digital production, information design, project management
  • experience working in an educational environment
  • excellent communication skills
  • experience working with mentoring and coaching youth

Rate of Pay

$2,435.30

  • $3,106.60 bi-weekly

Closing

Closing date for this competition is May 13, 2021.

Contact Person: Lisa Wright, Principal, Dr. Anne Anderson

Our Division is committed to excellence and hires based on merit. We value diversity and welcome applications from all qualified individuals. Only those applicants being considered will be contacted. The Terms and Conditions of employment for Exempt staff may be viewed at www.epsb.ca/ourdistrict/careers/exempt/

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