Volunteer and Employment Opportunities

Library Assistant

The Library Assistant is responsible for assisting the librarian with circulation duties (checking the status of books, registering and checking patron cards, shelving and checking books on the shelves), collection development, and special events such as our biannual Theological Booksale.

Volunteer Library Researcher / Documentarian

The Library holds many rare and old books in its non-circulating collection. The Library Research/Documentarian is responsible for researching rare book and special collections materials and documenting findings.

General Volunteer Positions

Do you need professional work experience, academic references for scholarships or volunteer experience for graduate programs? Dr. John Micallef Memorial library is the place to gain the experience you are looking for! We provide training in: professional research skills; accessing all types of academic resources; reference skills and helping patrons access databases, online recourses, journals, books and more; and how to skillfully discriminate and select key resources.

Volunteers are required to commit to two – 2 hours shifts per week. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please contact the librarian by email (library@stmarkscollege.ca), phone (604 822 4463 ext. 109) or in person.

Special Events Volunteer

The Library participates actively in Saint Mark’s College and Corpus Christi College events, fundraisers, and student activities. There are ongoing job positions available for special events. Job postings are posted throughout the year on the Employment page.

All positions require students to apply with a cover letter and resume outlining their interest, skills, and experience.