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Library Services Specialist-Temporary (Youth Services)


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Volunteer opportunity - Teen Book Reviews (grades 7-12)

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At the heart of a vibrant urban/rural community of over 96,000, Strathcona County Library (SCL) encourages literacy and lifelong learning, fosters community connections, and offers programs and services that inform, engage, and entertain. SCL provides excellent and accessible services from its Central Library in the Strathcona County Community Centre, its award-winning Bookmobile, and  satellite book returns throughout the community.

Please note: Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. The library keeps all applications received on file for a period of 3 months.

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Are You Page Material?
Are you interested in working at the library? Do you have a keen eye for details? Come join our Page team where you will work evenings and weekends through the school year to help us shelve materials.

Pages shelve each and every item that gets returned to the library and help us monitor the organization of materials on our shelves to ensure everything is locatable.

The minimum job requirements are: 15 years of age and a high school student.

Please fill out the Job Application Form (pdf) (also available at the library) and return it to the front desk.

Current Postings

We have no openings at the moment. Please check back.

Closed Postings - last 6 months

Library Services Specialist Temporary (Youth Services)
Position closed: Mar 17

Summer Student Position (Youth Services)
Position closed: Thu Feb 2

Summer Student: 2 Positions (Adult Services)
Position closed: Thu Feb 2

Seasonal Library Assistant (MMIT)
Position closed: Thu Feb 2

Seasonal Library Assistant (Customer Service)
Position closed: Thu Feb 2

Seasonal Library Assistant (Bookmobile)
Position closed: Thu Feb 2

Seasonal Community Ambassador (Bookmobile)
Position closed: Thu Feb 2

Library Services Specialist (Youth Services - Permanent)
Position closed: Mon Jan 2

Library Services Specialist (Youth Services - Permanent)
Position closed: Fri Dec 2

Customer Service Specialist (Customer Service Department)
Position closed: Tue Dec 06

Library Services Specialist (Youth Services - Temporary)
Position closed: Mon Nov 28

Volunteer Opportunities

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Muriel Abdurahman Volunteer Award

Volunteer award glass artThe Muriel Abdurahman Volunteer Award will be presented in any given year to a deserving Strathcona County Library volunteer or volunteer group. Recipients may not necessarily be the most widely known volunteers at the library, or the longest-serving volunteers, but the recipients will be volunteers with passion and commitment for the work that they do.

Nominations for the 2017 award are now open. The nomination deadline is 4:00 PM, Monday March 6, 2017.

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