Past Competitions

Branch Head II

Jan 9, 2020, 14:31 PM
Competition Number:
Jan 23, 2020, 15:00 PM

Branch Head Librarian II

Competition Number: 20-06
Temporary Full Time (1 year term)
Westbank Branch & Westside Learning

This position is covered under the PEA Collective Agreement.

The Okanagan Regional Library (ORL) is seeking a community-minded Branch Head II Librarian for two facilities that service growing communities in the City of West Kelowna, Regional District of the Central Okanagan, and the West Bank First Nation.   

The ORL Branch II Librarian is in a leadership role responsible for the effective administration and management of our existing Westbank branch and a The Westside Learning Lab which has been designed for technology and learning, featuring flexible classrooms with modular furnishings and a makerspace. 

The successful candidate will bring with them proven experience in developing and maintaining partnerships, identifying learning opportunities and creating outreach responses. They will develop and maintain effective relationships with staff, be a team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and stay current with trends, technologies, and best practices in public library services.

Qualifications include a Master’s Degree from an accredited Library School and at least three years relevant public library experience, including one year in a supervisory position.

This position is TEMPORARY full-time 35 hours weekly with a One (1) year.

Hourly wage is,  $41.58 - $44.23

Start date: To be determined (Feb 2020)

Please forward a covering letter, a resume, and reference via e-mail to Human Resources,

Please quote competition #20-06

  • Filled
  • Westside Learning Lab
  • Westbank

Status definitions

  • Screening: Posting has closed and applications are being shortlisted.
  • Interviewing: Short listed candidates have been contacted for an interview.
  • Final Process: Reference checking and/or testing is being conducted. A job offer is pending. 
  • Filled:  The competition has been closed.
  • On-Hold:  For a variety of reasons, recruitment activity has been suspended. 
  • Cancelled:  Cancelled.