Summer Reading Club Assistant

From CivicInfo BC - March 28, 2018

Summer Reading Club Assistant

The West Vancouver Memorial Library is seeking a post-secondary student to assist with the librarys Summer Reading Club and Book Buddies programs from June 12, 2018August 12, 2018. Designed to promote reading and libraries over the school break, the province-wide summer reading club attracts approximately 2000 West Vancouver children and teens each year.

The successful candidate will assist Youth Department librarians, register youth in programs, plan and implement drop-in or take-home activities for youth, create promotional materials/displays and interact with hundreds of kids and teens during their weekly library visits. The Assistant will help plan and present a variety of weekly programs designed to draw children and teens to the library and encourage a love of reading and learning. The successful candidate will also take a leadership role in facilitating our established Book Buddies program.

The successful candidate will possess:

This position is contingent on funding from Young Canada Works (YCW). Applicants must meet the YCW criteria which includes being 16-30 years of age and being currently enrolled in full-time studies in the semesters before and after the work term.

Summer Student
Please note: participation in the WVMEA will be mandatory.

35 hours per week (hours and shifts may vary)

$16.50 per hour + 4% in lieu of benefits

11:59 p.m. Thursday April 12, 2018

Please visit the District of West Vancouvers Career Portal at to apply for this position. Please note that all candidates must apply through the Career Portal; we do not accept applications via email or hard copy.


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