Employment Opportunities

Are you passionate about local history, and sharing knowledge with young people in an engaging and contemporary way? The White Rock Museum and Archives (WRMA) is looking for enthusiastic and caring Program Leaders to deliver programs to school aged youth. Join our team!

The Role:

As WRMA Program Leader, you will be responsible for leading children through the program in the Museum gallery. You will also be responsible for managing the group with the support of the teacher, and several parent chaperones.

These paid positions are defined as Auxiliary staff. This type of employment is non-permanent, and on call. There may be a predetermined schedule but on other occasions, the work may be on-call depending upon students and teacher’s schedules.

Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume and cover letter to director@whiterockmuseum.ca. The White Rock Museum and Archives thanks all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Download the full job description here.

Volunteer/Internship Opportunities

Our volunteer program is set up to involve the community in the maintenance and care of their own heritage and history. We provide opportunities for individuals to obtain personal growth, learn new skills, and to develop a sense of commitment and belonging.

Whether you want to work quietly behind the scenes or be in the public eye, there is a place for you at the White Rock Museum and Archives. Below are some of our specific opportunities:

 Collections and Research Assistants

Do you enjoy detail oriented work? Are you eager to gain experience handling artifacts? Download our Collections Assistant Internship job description.

Do you enjoy research and organizing information? Help our curator research the next upcoming exhibition and download our Research Assistant job description.

Would you like to join our volunteer team? Please contact visitorservices@whiterockmuseum.ca.

Benefits of Membership

By becoming a member, you will enjoy special discounts and VIP privileges including:

  • 15% discount in our Museum Shop, except consigned items
  • 25% discount on Years of Promise: White Rock 1858-1958, the Museum’s historical textbook by Lorraine Ellenwood
  • Discounts on specified public programs and events
  • Invitations to special events
  • Advance schedule of exhibits, events and programs
  • Voting privileges at the AGM
  • Opportunity to serve on the Board of Directors

Annual Membership Fees

 Annual  3 Year
 Individual  $20  $50
 Family  $30  $75
 Student / Senior ( 65+)  $15  $40
 Corporate – Two Cardholders  $30  $75


Become a Member

Call us today at 604-541-2221, or drop in to the Museum Shop for additional details.

We accept Visa, M/C, American Express, debit, cash and local cheques.

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