Summer Reading Club Coordinator

Castlegar & District Public Library
Posted a month ago
$16.75 per hour

Job Description

The Castlegar & District Public Library is seeking Summer Reading Club Coordinators to foster a love of reading, spark creativity and provide an activity rich opportunity for children this summer.

Dates: June 5th to August 25th: 30 hours/week, 6 hours/day Wage: $16.75 per hour plus 13% in lieu of benefits


• Plan, organize and implement our 2023 BC Summer Reading Club program for children aged 3 – 14. • Create a welcoming club space with craft tables, murals and library books. • Promote the program in schools, on social media and local newspaper. • Plan weekly programs, invite special guests, and prepare crafts and games for all age groups.


• Completion of grade 12. • Between the age of 16-30. • Full-time post-secondary student returning to full time studies in fall 2023.

Abilities & Experience

• Confident communicator. • Experience working with children is essential. • Motivated, mature, reliable and responsible. • Strong organizational skills and time management skills. • Ability to work effectively as a member of a team. • Energetic with an ability to create a welcoming environment for young people. • Comfortable with technology and online tools for delivery and promotion of services. • Arts/crafts, drama and storytelling skills. • A love of reading and libraries.

The Castlegar Public Library invites applications from all qualified individuals. The Library is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from visible minorities, first nations, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.

Please submit a resume to the Castlegar & District Public Library by May15th by email: or in person.

Contact Information: Laura Zaytsoff Children’s, Youth, and Outreach Librarian 1005 Third St. Castlegar, BC. V1N 2A2 250-365-6611 Email:

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