Job Opportunities

Please see below for a listing of current job opportunities. Thank you for your interest in the Devon Public Library.

Summer Program Assistant

Term: May 13, 2019 – August 30, 2019

Devon Public Library is seeking a Summer Program Assistant.  This is a temporary, full-time position (35 hours per week) from May 13 – August 30 and will include varied shifts including some Saturdays and evenings.

We are looking for an efficient, courteous, self-motivated individual with excellent communication and time management skills. The perfect candidate will provide great customer service, enjoy working with children and have super, awesome, creative program ideas!

Responsibilities will include:

  • Planning, promoting and implementing summer reading programs for ages 6–12.
  • Planning and running makerspace programs
  • Community outreach and programming related to the summer reading program.
  • Performing circulation tasks including check-in and check-out.
  • Assisting customers with reference questions, reader’s advisory and technological assistance.

 Qualifications: 

  • Must be 18 years or older with a high school diploma.
  • Must be enrolled full-time in a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2019.

Compensation:

  • $17.68 per hour plus 4% pay in lieu of vacation.

Resumes with cover letters may be dropped off at the library or e-mailed to stephanie@devonpubliclibrary.ca.

Competition closing date:  March 31, 2019.  Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.