SRP Mesa Public Library Volunteer Application

 

Application deadline for 2015 Summer Reading Program has been extended until April 30, 2015.

 


Thanks for your interest in the Mesa Public Library’s Summer Reading Program!

Meet new friends, learn valuable work skills, socialize with library patrons and have tons of fun!




You must be at least 14 years of age and a parent or guardian’s signature is required on your application.

About the Program
The Summer Reading program runs from May 26 thru July 31, 2015. Summer students are needed for various positions in all four of Mesa’s public libraries.

Some of the duties you might be responsible for include: recruiting library patrons to participate in the Summer Reading Program, registering patrons into the program, assisting librarians with programs, shelving library materials and general library support tasks.

Click to see job description


Due to changes in the program, this year’s summer student positions at all four libraries will be highly competitive.

Tips:
Do not miss the deadline.
Take some time to think about the 200 word essay and have someone proofread it.
Make sure the availability times you circle on the application are actual times you can get a ride to the library and are available to work.
Choose more than one library if possible.
Make sure your contact information is all correct. You must have your own email address and you should be checking email regularly.


The Process
Applications will only be accepted from April 1 - April 30, 2015.
Applications will be reviewed April 22 - May 2.
Successful applicants will be notified of interview times April 27 - May 8. (Note: you will not be notified if you are not chosen for an interview)
Interviews will be conducted April 27 - May 15.
Summer Reading Program volunteers will be notified by May 20.

Orientations
Main Library - Wednesday, May 27, 5:30 - 7pm
Red Mountain Library - Tuesday, May 26, 5:30 - 7pm
Dobson Ranch Library - Thursday, May 28, 5:30 - 7pm

YOU MUST BE AVAILABLE for the orientation at your designated library or you will not be allowed to volunteer this summer.


Spend your summer with us!

Click here to apply!

 

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