Job opportunities

Visit this page to find calls for applications for staff positions and part-time contract work.

QWF actively seeks to maximize diversity in its staff, part-time employees, membership, and board of directors. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals, and encourage Indigenous persons, persons of colour, LGBTQ+ and gender-nonconforming persons, persons with disabilities, women, and members of any other marginalized group to self‐identify if they are comfortable doing so.

Open positions

QWF is currently seeking writers and spoken word artists to design and facilitate WIC workshops – deadline to apply: March 25, 2020.

Recurring positions

Workshop Leaders – Applications accepted year-round; the workshop committee meets in the summer each year to review the applications and plan the subsequent calendar year’s activities. Download application form

Mentors – A call for applications for mentors goes out each September, with a mid-November deadline. Applicants must be available to work with their “mentee” from February 1 to early June of the following year.

Writers in the Community facilitators – Calls for Writer-Facilitators are circulated on an as-needed basis – please see above for current opening.

CBC-QWF Writer in Residence – A call for applications is announced in September each year, with a mid-October deadline. Applicants must be in Montreal for most of the residency period, from January to May of the following year. More details