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Visual Art Model

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

This position is conditionally funded and does not qualify for conversion under the AUPE Collective Agreement.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Visual Art Model
Position Summary
Red Deer Polytechnic School of Arts and Culture is seeking models to pose for Visual Art classes where students will use their image as reference to draw, paint or sculpt. Sessions may include nude modelling, clothed modelling, full body, and/or portrait sessions depending on the needs of the class.
Individuals of all ages (18+), genders, body types, physical abilities, and ethnicity are encouraged to apply.

The School of Arts and Education includes the following programs:
· Visual Arts Diploma
· Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Transfer
· Bachelor of Applied Arts – Animation and Visual Effects
· Bachelor of Applied Arts – Film, Theatre, and Live Entertainment

For more information contact:
Marnie Blair:
Peter Fiala, Program Chair:
Position Responsibilities
The successful candidate will fulfill the following responsibilities:
  • Taking direction from the Art class instructor, models will pose in various positions clothed or unclothed, as the class requires.
Required Qualifications
  • Ability to follow direction and remain still for long periods of time.
  • No previous experience required.
Preferred Qualifications
Salary or Hourly? Hourly
Salary $17.71/hour
Benefits and Compensation Information
An additional 15% of the hourly rate in lieu of vacation, statutory holidays and benefits.
About Red Deer Polytechnic
Focused on advancing the economic and social priorities of Alberta, Red Deer Polytechnic (RDP) provides more than 80 industry-relevant programs within a breadth of credentials to approximately 6,300 credit and apprenticeship students and 3,400+ learners with Extended Education programming. With modern teaching and learning spaces, and state-of-the-art research and innovation centres in advanced manufacturing and energy innovation, the Polytechnic provides applied research opportunities, leadership in the social, economic, and cultural development of Alberta, and myriad lifelong learning opportunities.

Red Deer Polytechnic’s main campus is located on Treaty 7, Treaty 6 and Métis ancestral lands. This is where we will strive to honour and transform our relationships with one another.

Whatever brings you to Red Deer Polytechnic, we are glad you are here. And we look forward to having you as a valued member of our polytechnic community.

Posting Detail Information

Competition Number 2023-A-127
Employment Type Casual
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date 09/05/2023
Position End Date (if term-certain) 04/20/2024
Hours of Work Hours of work vary, depending on the class schedule. This position is casual, part time, on a call-in basis.
Open Date 08/25/2023
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Note to Applicant
To fulfill Red Deer Polytechnic’s mission to enrich the intellectual, economic, cultural, and social development of Central Alberta, people representing diverse perspectives and experiences are required. We welcome and encourage applications from Indigenous persons, Black and racialized persons, women, persons with disabilities, persons with any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.
Red Deer Polytechnic will provide job applicants with accommodations in accordance with the Alberta Human Rights Code. To request an accommodation, please contact All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Special Instructions to Applicants
This position is conditionally funded and does not qualify for conversion under the AUPE Collective Agreement.

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents