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Indigenous Program Facilitator – Central Library (Permanent Part-Time Assignment)

The Calgary Public Library represents unlimited possibilities and inspires people of all ages to wonder, seek, discover, and share. Calgary’s 21 (and growing) community libraries are community hubs that ignite learning, discussion, invention, and action and this is accomplished through the Library’s commitment to:

To achieve our vision, Calgary Public Library is seeking leaders with ideas, energy, passion and commitment who can help us make a difference in the lives of Calgarians and take public library services to a new level of excellence. 

The Calgary Public Library acknowledges the traditional territories and oral practices of the Blackfoot people, the Nakota people of the Stoney Nation, the Beaver.

The Indigenous Program Facilitator engages directly with Library members in support of literacy and lifelong learning both within the Library and out in the community.  This position provides responsive and friendly customer service and creates enriching library experiences for users of all ages, abilities and backgrounds through the delivery of Library programs that inspire wonder, play, and delight.

Library Experience Facilitators participate in programming, information service and outreach, including the Book Truck. On the floor, they participate in the Early Learning area to promote a play experience for children and families and provide on-the-spot assistance for patrons of all ages. The position requires someone who is positive and adaptable, comfortable with technology and with delivering services to both adults and children.

Although some schedule flexibility will be required to accommodate programming and services needs as they arise, the regular schedule for the position is:

Day Week 1 Week 2
Sunday  12:00 pm - 5:00 pm 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday  11:00 am - 5:00 pm  11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday  12:00 pm - 6:00 pm  12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday  11:00 am - 5:00 pm  

Key Responsibilities



How to apply

If Indigenous Program Facilitator sounds like the next chapter in your career story, take this opportunity to make a real contribution to one of Canada's leading public library systems. Please send a cover letter and resume to work@calgarylibrary.ca.

Be sure to quote competition number #546 in the subject line of your e-mail.

We thank all who apply but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Any personal information submitted will be managed in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be used only to determine eligibility for employment. Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada.