Children’s Summer Programming Assistant

The West Grey Public Library is seeking an energetic and motivated Summer Programming Assistant
for the Children’s department. Motivated and outgoing personality with a passion for helping the
community and the ability to think outside the box.

Start Date
End Date
  •  Promote summer reading programs and register participants.
  •  Plan and implement programs for the summer reading club at all branches.
  •  Ensure program materials and supplies are prepared in advance.
  •  Knowledge of children’s literature, arts and crafts and computers.
  •  Distribute posters and flyers to the appropriate locations.
  •  Decorate the children’s areas of all branches for the summer reading club.
  •  Record reading progress of participants.
  •  Assist patrons in finding appropriate level materials.
  •  Maintain the children’s area in a neat and appealing manner.
  •  Valid Standard First Aid certification

Must have driver’s license and access to a car to travel between the three library branches.


Start Date: June 15, 2024 End date: August 23, 2024

30hrs per week – Tuesday to Friday with some Saturday’s.

Resume Info

Qualified individuals please submit a resume and cover letter no later than 5pm, Friday, March 8 2024, to:

West Grey Public Library
453 Garafraxa St. S.
Durham, ON
N0G 1R0
Attention: Kim Storz-Chief Librarian/CEO
Fax: 1-519-369-9966
Subject Line: Children’s Summer Programming Assistant

(We thank all those who apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted)

Download the full job description here.