Jobs

Please see below for a listing of current job opportunities.

Summer Program Assistant

Term: May 17, 2021 – August 27, 2021

Devon Public Library is seeking a Summer Program Assistant.  This is a temporary, full-time position (35 hours per week) from May 17 – August 27 and will include varied shifts including some Saturdays and evenings. The position will likely be a mixture of in-person and virtual work.

The perfect candidate will provide great customer service, enjoy working with children and have super, awesome, creative program ideas. We would love to take our summer reading program to a new level! We are looking for an efficient and self-motivated individual with excellent communication and time management skills.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Planning, promoting and implementing summer reading programs (in-person and/or virtually) for primarily ages 6–12, with additional programs for other age groups.
  • 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: 

  • Between the ages of 16 and 30 years of age at the start of employment

Compensation:

  • $17.00 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 26, 2021.  Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.