BPL LIT (Leaders & Innovative Teens)

(Barrie Public Library, Barrie - 60 Worsley St, Downtown Branch)

Position ID: V-BAR0046 Last Modified: 16 Sep 2021 Last Full Update: 16 Sep 2021
Opportunity Details
ContactEmily Fleming, Coordinator, Volunteer Resources, Barrie Public Library; Phone: 705-728-1010 ext 2266; Email: emily.fleming@barrielibrary.ca
DutiesBPL LIT  
The program goal is for members to develop leadership skills by representing the Barrie Public Library at their schools, in library programs, and at community events. Students will: 
- Develop effective communication skills by representing the Barrie Public Library at teen-related outreach events. 
- Achieve common goals by assisting in the planning and delivery of teen-related programs and special events. 
- Earn volunteer hours by participating in empowering opportunities that develop leadership skills. 
- Attend one hour virtual meetings on a regular basis 
All members will share the duties of leading the group meetings and recording the meeting notes and action items. Other group members will share the duties of taking attendance, reviewing the previous meeting notes and following up on the action items. 
Volunteer hours will be provided to each BPL LIT member for every meeting or activity attended.
More Info Linkbttr.im/a2j3l
BenefitsTeamwork experience, board experience, planning programs, and promote teen reading!
Ages14 year(s) - 19 year(s)
Suitable for OSSDYes
Suitable ForHighschool students
Areas of InterestCommunity / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Program Coordination / Support ; Youth Engagement ; Youth Services
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Planning & Organizing ; Team Work
Commitment Length1 year minimum
Interaction LevelSmall Group
Minimum Hours1 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Evening (6 pm-8 pm) 
The 3rd Monday of the month
SeasonsYear Round
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Number of PositionsBarrie: 5 individual(s) 
5 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is required ; Training on the job
TransportationNear public transit
Police CheckNot Required
Additional RequirementsA completed application form, two references, and a interview.  
If the individual is 19 years of age, a police check is required.
Agency Details
Organization NameBarrie Public Library, Barrie - 60 Worsley St, Downtown Branch
Office Phone705-728-1010
Address & Map
60 Worsley St
Barrie, ON L4M 1L6