How to Apply and Frequently Asked Questions

How to Apply

If you are applying for a specific posting, you may forward your resume, along with a cover letter to the attention Human Resources.

Resumes of this nature are kept on file for one year, unless otherwise directed, at which time they are destroyed. Unsolicited resumes are kept on file for a period of six months and reviewed as positions become available. These resumes can also be forwarded in the above manner.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any positions currently available at the Glenbow?

As we are a unionized environment, positions are initially advertised within the Museum. Positions advertised externally can be found under Current Opportunities.

What type of career opportunities does the Glenbow offer?

As a museum, art gallery, library and archives, and as an integral part of the arts community in Calgary, Glenbow requires an array of individuals to support our unique staffing needs. Although positions vary from museum to museum, certain positions remain constant to each institution.

The Canadian Museum Association has published a document entitled "A Guide to Museum Positions," which outlines careers that are basic to all museums. Visit www.museums.ca for additional resources. Please refer to the organizational chart for a list of positions at Glenbow.

Where can I find information about advanced education programs that offer courses in museum studies?

The Canadian Museums Association has a section on its website entitled "Museum Studies Programs in Canada". Listings are categorized by institution, province, or program level. You can find this information at the Canadian Museum Association website http://www.museums.ca/Cma1/About/Links/museumstudies/introweb.htm

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