Summer Student

Trail & District Public Library
Posted 3 months ago
Full Time

Job Description


The Trail & District Public Library is seeking motivated applicants for a full – time (35 hours a week) Summer Students. The Summer Students perform various jobs focused on sharing a love of literature with children and other patrons, under the supervision of the Children’s Programmers or the Library Director. Resumes with cover letters and references to be submitted by email to the Library Director at


Skills and Duties:

• Develop and deliver a children’s summer reading program, related promotional materials and advertising

• Assist in planning and participating in school and community outreach activities

• Create library displays; order and maintain craft supplies

• Communicate through Social Media and the website

• Involvement in Outreach Programs

• General set-up and clean-up duties as assigned

• Assist and answer Riverfront Centre patrons general and directional questions

• Acquire a working knowledge of the library’s policies and procedures and the Riverfront Centre Operations Manual

• Other duties/projects as assigned


Work Experience and Education: Preferred fields of study, diplomas or certificates: students in good standing studying in fields of Education or Library Science, or Early Childhood Education. Some teaching experience preferred.

Hours: Applicants must have a flexible work schedule (may include evenings and weekends).

Wages: Wages are in accordance with the CUPE Local 2087 Collective Agreement.

Contact Information:

Samantha Murphy -

Trail & District Public Library

1505 Bay Ave

Trail BC, V1R 4B2

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