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Career Opportunity - Summer Reading Club Coordinator (temp summer position)

Apr 25, 2017


Applications are hereby invited for a temporary full-time Summer Reading Club Coordinator in our Williams Lake Library Branch. This is a fourteen-week position, commencing May 23, 2017. The position will be responsible for the delivery of the "Summer Reading Club" to the local/area community. Main duties include:

 Preparing thematic story units which engage children in reading activities;

 Leading and supervising children in story theme units, with related games and crafts;

 Arranging visits to local elementary schools to encourage participation;

 Organizing/scheduling programme sessions and registration of participants;

 Providing a final report evaluating the success of the Summer Reading Club and related activities.

Preferred qualifications include experience in leading and supervising groups of children in a variety of activities, and knowledge of children’s books. To satisfy funding grant requirements, potential candidates must be between the ages of 15 and 30, have been registered as a full-time student during the preceding academic year and be returning to school on a full-time basis during the next academic year, be a student in a secondary, post-secondary, vocational or technical program, be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident and be legally entitled to work in British Columbia.

This is a temporary full time Union position and is covered by the terms and conditions of employment as set out in the collective agreement between the Cariboo Regional District and the BC Government and Service Employees Union. The rate of pay for this position is established at $15.00 per hour. In addition to the noted hourly rate you will also receive 6% vacation pay, 4.6% statutory holiday pay, and an additional $1.25 per hour in lieu of benefits. A standard probationary period will apply.

Applications will be treated as confidential and should be in the form of a resume and cover letter detailing the preferred site location as well as experience and qualifications relative to the position. Applicants should submit their resumes to the undersigned no later than 1:00 pm May 12, 2017.

We wish to thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Bernice Crowe, Human Resources Advisor

Cariboo Regional District

Suite D, 180 N. Third Avenue

Williams Lake, BC V2G 2A4



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