Summer Children’s Program Assistant

  • Essa Public Library
  • Essa
  • May 11, 2018

Job Description

Summer Children’s Program Assistant

  • 30 hours per week for 12 weeks (June 4 to August 24th, 2018)
  • Business hours with a possible two evenings/week plus some Saturdays
  • $14 per hour plus 4% vacation pay
  • Two positions available

 Program Assistant will:

  • Work with a team to create Summer Reading Club opportunities for children ages 3-12
  • Design, facilitate and deliver innovative, and inclusive programs for children
  • Promote programs through interactive outreach visits to local schools
  • Nurture community relationships through customer-focused communication
  • Assist with other library tasks as time permits

Program Assistant Skill-Set:

 Experience and aptitude working with children and youth

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a genuine interest in helping people
  • Strong organizational abilities and problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to work independently with a minimum of supervision
  • Digital Literacy, including 3D printing
  • OPP Check required if the successful candidate is older than 18

To meet Funding Requirements the successful applicants must be:

  • between the ages of 15 and 30
  • eligible for employment in Canada
  • returning to a post-secondary school in the fall

 Apply before 5:00pm May 18th, 2018 to:

Holly Elliott, Coordinator of Children’s Services

For further information about the position visit

To request Accessible formats or identify Accessibility needs, phone: 705-424-6531

Information collected will be used in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act for the purpose of job selection.

We thank all candidates for their interest - those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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