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August 27, 2020

Media and Marketing Assistant

Hosted by Public Energy Performing Arts


140 Charlotte Street, Peterborough, ON, Canada

Deadline: August 27, 2020 at 5pm

This opportunity is for people who are aged 15 to 24 years (inclusive) at the start of employment, or up to 29 years of age for persons with a disability, within the meaning of s.10 of the Ontario Human Rights Code. This position is being funded by the government of Ontario’s Summer Experience Program.

Public Energy Performing Arts is an animator of contemporary dance, theatre, performance, and interdisciplinary work. We are dedicated to supporting the creation, touring, and presentation of innovative contemporary performing arts, and to developing audiences that are knowledgeable and passionate.

The Public Energy Marketing and Media Assistant will be part of a team that creates content and implements a marketing and outreach campaign for the 2020-2021 season. This work will take place across all platforms: website, social media, traditional media, and print, as well as make connections with arts and non-arts groups in the community as a way of building new audiences.

More information and how to apply (PDF)


COVID-19 accommodations: Workplace policies at Public Energy have been established to conform with COVID-19 protocols for office work, including workers not sharing equipment, workstations being physically distanced, and the option of working from home, among others.

Public Energy is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from self-identified members of underserved communities, including Indigenous people, people with disabilities, new Canadians, people of colour, and members of the LGBTQ2S+ communities.


  • Public Energy Performing Arts

    140 Charlotte Street, Peterborough, ON, Canada


    Public Energy Performing Arts presents a season of contemporary dance, theatre and interdisciplinary performance. We support and present work by local, national, and international artists, while building community through outreach programming, and developing audiences that are knowledgeable and passionate. As a presenter, Public Energy programs both well-known artists and new artists; develops audiences through a variety of activities including talks, lectures, pre-show chats, artist residencies, and curated programming; participates in national initiatives that move dance forward, such as the CanDance Creation Fund and the CanDance Touring Exchange; commissions and co-commissions new work from significant artists and commits to their presentation; serves as a venue and touring destination for artists; and supports new work and new directions for artists through residencies, and financial and administrative support.