The Township of Douro-Dummer Public Library requires a part-time Librarian.
The library for the Township of Douro Dummer is located 15 minutes east of Peterborough in the Hamlet of Douro. It is in a rural community of approximately 6900, with two part time staff, aided by casual part-time staff and volunteers. The library is a community hub whose mission statement commits it to providing access to resources and opportunities for reading, lifelong learning, personal development and enrichment of the community.
The library has an excellent and close working relationship with the township and the librarian is part of the management team of the township. This position requires that the librarian maintain the infrastructure, funding, staffing, collections and programs of the library. The strategic plan identified the need for more library awareness and a strong marketing plan. At present the position is 20 hours a week but this is under review.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of a Library Technician Diploma and at least one year of related experience.
We are seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual with excellent management and organizational skills, as well as a strong commitment to public service. Knowledge and ability to use electronic devices, and social media are very important.
The present wage range for this position is $30.59 to $35.98 per hour.
Applicants are encouraged to review the job description (pdf – 203KB) for this position posted on the website prior to submitting their application. All applications must include a detailed resume and references. Applications should be marked Application for Librarian and received by 12 noon on Friday June 8th, 2018.
David Clifford, CMO
Township of Douro-Dummer
P.O. Box 92, 894 South Street
Warsaw, Ontario K0L 3A0
705-652-8392 Ext 206
We thank all applicants, but only those invited for an interview will be contacted. Personal information is collected and will be administered in accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.O., 1990, and will be used for employment purposes only. Applicants submitting a resume containing references are thereby granting the Township of Douro-Dummer permission to check these references. Accommodation for accessibility purposes is available upon request during the recruitment process.