SVP partager dans vos réseaux. Il s'agit d'une occasion en or pour un.e jeune qui veut travailler en histoire, en français (partiellement) et en appui aux objectifs de la Commission de vérité et de réconciliation. Les stages sont offerts par les "Friends of the Provincial Archives of Alberta Society" et l'information ci-dessous est fournie en anglais.
The Friends of the Provincial Archives of Alberta Society is pleased to offer four (4) Young Canada Works Internships in archives at the Provincial Archives of Alberta. Based in Edmonton, the Research Archivist (Intern) will research records of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate related to Residential Schools in Alberta, and also help to make these records accessible to the public.
The ideal candidate would be a recent graduate with a Masters Degree in archival or library studies, the humanities or the social sciences acquired within the past two years. The candidate should also have a reading knowledge of French. Desirable qualifications include an understanding of the work of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, and of the history of the residential school system; a good working knowledge of research in archives; and knowledge of the history of Alberta and Western Canada. The enthusiasm to make the most of an excellent practical learning opportunity is also important.
The Friends of the Provincial Archives of Alberta Society is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified parties (particularly women, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minority and Indigenous communities), subject to the requirements of the Young Canada Works programme.
This position is scheduled to run for 30 weeks, from September 1, 2021 to March 31, 2022 with a stipend of $27/hour (36.25 hours per week). Start and end dates are flexible.
Please note that there are two steps to the application process:
Step 1: Register with the Young Canada Works 2021 Programme at the following address:
Step 2: Forward a letter of interest and a résumé, by August 27, 2021 to:
Friends of the Provincial Archives of Alberta Society
c/o Provincial Archives of Alberta
8555 Roper Road NW
Edmonton, AB, T6E 5W1
Phone: (780) 427-1750
The Friends of the Provincial Archives of Alberta Society gratefully acknowledges the contribution of the Canadian Council of Archives and Canadian Heritage in supporting this internship.