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Summer Programs Assistant

30 hours a week for 10 weeks,  June 10 to August 19, 2019

Wage to be confirmed. Last year’s rate was $17.55.

GDPL is seeking a creative and responsible leader to help deliver our summer programs for kids and tweens. The assistant will work with the Child & Youth Services Coordinator to help plan, administer and deliver the Summer Reading Program, Creative Minds Camps and Story Buddies Programs, as well as other special events and library projects.

REQUIREMENTS: Must be experienced and enjoy working with groups of children (aged 5-14). Should be: creative, out-going, organized, personable, able to collaborate with others and also work well independently, with strong leadership and communication skills. Must be a student, no more than 30 years of age.

Submit cover letter highlighting relevant skills and experience, resume and three work related references by

Thursday, April 18th, 2019 at 5:00 pm.


Heather Evans-Cullen, Library Director or

Danielle Arsenault, Child & Youth Services Coordinator

Gibsons and District Public Library

Box 109, Gibsons, B.C., V0N 1V0

We thank all applicants but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.

This position is dependent upon receiving partial funding by the Federal Canada Summer Jobs program (currently pending), which provides funding to not-for-profit organizations, public-sector employers and small businesses with 50 or fewer employees to create summer job opportunities for young people aged 15 to 30 years who are full-time students intending to return to their studies in the next school year.

Eligible students must:

-be between 15 and 30 years of age;

-have been registered as a full-time student in the previous academic year and intend to return to school on a full-time basis in the next academic year;

-be Canadian citizens or permanent residents or have official refugee protection status under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (foreign students are not eligible); and

-be legally entitled to work in Canada, according to relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations.

Information on the Provincial Summer Reading Club for Kids.

Information about last year’s library programs is available here.