Posted: July 6, 2024
Last Updated: July 17, 2024

Maker Space Support

The role of Maker Space Support is to support and assist fellow community members and artists in using the Maker Space, and to offer basic instruction on the use of Maker Space equipment including printing presses, the sewing machine, and the cricut. Volunteers in this position will be comfortable with one or more of the mediums/art production methods available in the Maker Space, so they can support community members of varying skill levels in using the space. General tasks include: – Maintaining cleanliness of Maker Space and our accessible washroom (sweeping, cleaning/tidying sink areas, replacing garbage, etc. when required) – Organizing materials – Greeting and offering orientation of the space for new visitors – Processing Payments for use of Maker Space and Materials
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Opportunity Start Date:
July 6, 2024
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Ongoing
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This Opportunity typically takes place Bi-weekly.
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Each session typically takes 2-4 hours.
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Jillian Ackert
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– Maintaining cleanliness of Maker Space and our accessible washroom (sweeping, cleaning/tidying sink areas, replacing garbage, etc. when required)
– Organizing materials
– Greeting and offering orientation of the space for new visitors
– Processing Payments for use of Maker Space and Materials

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The goals of the Maker Space Support role is to improve accessibility in the Maker Space for community members who need assistance and/or instruction in using the equipment and materials.

Community Impact

The community impact of this role is improving accessibility of the Maker Space, and thereby enabling low-barrier access to the arts and art-making equipment and resources.

Volunteer Outcomes

– Focus on and develop your own art practice using Maker Space equipment and materials.

– Build new relationships in your community

– Foster new connections with the arts community in Peterborough

Preferred Qualifications
Specific Tasks / Responsibilities

– Maintaining cleanliness of Maker Space and our accessible washroom (sweeping, cleaning/tidying sink areas, replacing garbage, etc. when required)
– Organizing materials
– Greeting and offering orientation of the space for new visitors
– Processing Payments for use of Maker Space and Materials

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