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About the Position
Position # 3957
OrganizationGardens at HCP (Horticulture Centre of the Pacific)
Position HCP Library Volunteer
Impact Statement Vision Statement
“We are an internationally recognized botanical garden and a respected centre of life-long learning, conservation, and research.”

Volunteers help to create a green space within the community where learning about horticulture and conservation can be shared with visitors.
Description The Horticulture Centre of the Pacific is a beautiful, public demonstration garden and centre for horticulture education. The main responsibility of a volunteer librarian is to know the collection in order to assist patrons find the information that they're looking for. This involves learning about the books and their contents, the online catalogue and the Library of Congress Classification System.
Training Details All volunteers will receive training and have the opportunity to shadow existing volunteers.
Working Conditions Working in a library environment. Standing and seated.
Minimum Duration 4 - 6 months
Timing Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail 3 hour regular shift on a Saturday morning.
Age 18+
Ideal for An Individual
Transportation Car required
Area(s) of Interest Heritage/Museum, Gardening/Environment, Library/Research
Skill(s) Customer Service, Written Communication, Verbal Communication, Computer Skills, Flexibility
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website http://www.hcp.ca
Email Send an Email Message
Phone 250 479 6162
Address 505 Quayle Road Victoria, V9E 2J7
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