Summer Reading Club Assistant

Banff Public Library is looking for an enthusiastic Summer Reading Club Assistant to join our team to deliver the library’s summer program!

This is a seasonal, full-time position for students. 

Hours of Work: 35 hours/week, including weekend shifts in July & August.
Hourly Rate:  $18/ hour       

To be eligible, you must be:
• A student between the ages of 15-30
• legally entitled to work in Canada
• Intending to return to full-time studies in the fall of 2022

Job Overview:

• Plan and deliver the Summer Reading Club 2022
• Facilitate weekly programs for children ages 4-12
• Market & promote the Summer Reading Club, including school presentations
• Assist with the presentation of special summer events
• Gather feedback, statistics, and complete a final report and evaluation at the end of the summer
• Children’s readers’ advisory and shelving duties as required


• A passion for working with children and promoting literacy
• Past experience working with children
• Knowledge in children's literature
• Ability to work independently & effectively in a team environment
• Strong communication and presentation skills
• Ability to work with Microsoft Office applications

If you are interested, please apply to:
Sarah McCormack, Library Director 
Resumes and cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled. 

We thank all candidates for their interest but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. 

A Criminal Records Check with a check for Vulnerable Sectors will be required for the successful candidate. 

Banff Public Library supports equity employment, offering equal opportunity to all Canadians and permanent residents, encouraging applicants from a diverse range of candidates.