Your role will be to make it possible for participating students (special education and regular classes Secondary I through V) to explore the world of cinema. The project is a 3-minute film that will be screened at the Youth Fusion Clip Gala at the end of the school year. During the school year, students will be given the opportunity to learn how to handle a camera and frame shots, and also learn about sound, acting, lighting, directing as well as the various stages of the scriptwriting process.


Contract Period:

September 2017 to June 2018

Number of hours of work:

Maximum 6 hours per week


14,50$ per hour

Other benefits:

Possibility of renewal and flexible hours


- Having the students benefit from your expertise by putting forward projects that are integrative, stimulating and wide-ranging;
- Working closely with the school’s teachers and administrators, and Youth Fusion officials, in order to maximize the project’s impact and awareness within the school;
- Maintaining a professional relationship with the school (diligent attendance, communications, adherence to the culture and rules of the school environment, etc.);
- Taking initiative, being creative and a self-starter, in order to effectively contribute to the project’s execution and success;
- Attending team and progress meetings;
- Supervising the students and looking after their safety;
- When needed, representing Youth Fusion, the sponsoring university or the project itself before our partners;
- Drafting the appropriate reports (midway progress and final reports) as scheduled.

Knowledge and skills:

Currently pursuing a university education in a field related to film and/or television


- Experience working and interacting with teenagers
- Experience using film equipment
- Scriptwriting, directing and editing knowledge


Spoken and written French
Spoken and written English (some English schools will be participating in the program)


Office Suite
Premiere Pro

Criminal background:

A criminal background check and vulnerable sector screening is required for this position. The process is subject to a confidentiality protocol between Youth Fusion and the SPVM.