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

There are no permanent full-time positions open at this time.

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 check back for future openings.

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