Associate Program Officer – Indigenous Arts

  • Full Time
  • Toronto
  • Remote: hybrid or flexible
  • $59,263 – $89,771
  • Deadline: July 24, 2024
  • July 24, 2024

Ontario Arts Council

The Ontario Arts Council is a publicly funded agency of Ontario’s Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport. OAC’s primary purpose is to award grants to professional artists and arts organizations. 


In accordance with the OAC’s hiring mandate for this designated program area and pursuant to Section 24 of the Ontario Human Rights Code, the selection will be limited to Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit, and Métis) applicants. As such, candidates must self-identify within their application their Indigenous Nation(s) (First Nation, Inuit, Métis), and the community(ies) where they are from. 

The Ontario Arts Council (OAC) requires an Indigenous arts professional with experience in arts administration, and knowledge and expertise working with and in support of Indigenous arts, artists, collectives and organizations to join the Indigenous arts team in the newly added role of associate program officer.  

Under the guidance of and in collaboration with the program officer the associate program officer will support the management of Indigenous arts granting programs and other assigned responsibilities.  

The new role will strengthen support provided by the team for Indigenous artists and leadership in Ontario. 

To apply, email your details to