Community Programs Specialist (2 Positions) - 1 for Child & Youth and 1 for Adults/Seniors)

Posted on May 21, 2024. Primary Region: Steinbach, MB

Jake Epp Library

255 Elmdale St, Steinbach, MB
Steinbach, Manitoba, MB

Starting Salary: $18/hour depending on experience (20 hours/week)

About Us: We are a vibrant community library dedicated to enriching lives through access to knowledge, culture, and community engagement. Committed to fostering a sense of belonging and learning for all, we are seeking a passionate and creative individual to join our team as a Community Programs Specialist.

Responsibilities:

•Develop, coordinate, and implement a diverse range of community programs and events that align with the library’s mission and goals.
•Collaborate with local organizations, schools, and community groups to identify needs and interests, and to build partnerships for program delivery.
•Manage program budgets, resources, and logistics effectively to ensure successful execution of events.
•Evaluate program budgets, resources, and logistics effectively to ensure successful execution of events.
•Promote programs through various channels, including social media, newsletters, and community outreach efforts.

Qualifications:

•Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in Library Science, Education, Communications, Arts, or a related field is an asset
•Experience in program development, event planning, or community engagement
•Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with diverse audiences and stakeholders.
•Creative thinking and problem-solving abilities, with a passion for fostering community connections and lifelong learning.
•Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and experience with social media platforms preferred.

How to Apply:
Please submit a resume, cover letter, and contact information for three professional references to librarian@jakeepplibrary.com. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce and encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location:
255 Elmdale St, Steinbach, MB
Steinbach, Manitoba, MB

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