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Careers at the McMichael

As a year-round public agency, the McMichael Canadian Art Collection employs full-time and part-time staff. If you are interested in being a member of our dynamic group, please send your resume and area of interest to:
Fax: 905.893.2588

The McMichael Canadian Art Collection provides accommodations for candidates with disabilities. Please advise individual accommodation required.

Current Job Opportunities
Gallery Guides
Weekend Facilities Support

Volunteer Opportunities

The McMichael Volunteer Committee contributes significantly to the success of the McMichael Canadian Art Collection. The Volunteer Committee is an independent body that works with staff in a supportive role to achieve the mission and vision of the gallery, and encourage the public’s interest in the collection, the Art of Canada, and our unique cultural resources.

We welcome new members as General Volunteers to fill placement opportunities throughout the gallery or as Docents to provide gallery or school program tours.
We also have a strong volunteer McMichael Youth Team (MYT) that provides learning opportunities and supports Ontario Secondary School high school volunteer hours.

See below on how to apply.

General and Docent Volunteers

For more information about general volunteer opportunities or to become a docent, download the Volunteer Committee Application (PDF) and email it to

McMichael Youth Team

If you are interested in applying to the MYT, please download this form and email it with your resume to


At the McMichael, we believe in:

Respecting one another and treating each other with courtesy and civility.

Encouraging collaboration and working together within and across departments.

Diversity of talents, skills and perspectives, and will listen actively and patiently.

Behaving with integrity, authenticity, honesty, transparency and clarity to build trust.

Celebrating our achievements, sharing success, and showing appreciation.

Clear Roles
Setting realistic goals and clear objectives.

Positive Culture
Fostering a positive work environment.

Our beliefs direct our behaviours!

The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is an agency of the government of Ontario under the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport.

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