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Jurisdiction

Grande Prairie Library Board Bylaw C-1364 (PDF, 46KB)

Mandate

The role of the Board is to manage and control the City of Grande Prairie Library and organizes, promotes and maintains comprehensive and efficient library services in the City.

Membership

 The Board shall consist of ten (10) members appointed by Council, eight (8) Public Members, one (1) City Councillor and one (1) member from the Municipal District of Greenview No. 16.

    Term

    Public Member positions are held for a term of three years.  Members are eligible for reappointment to a maximum of three consecutive terms.

    Meeting Time

    Meetings are held monthly with a minimum of ten (10) meetings held each year.

    Remuneration

    NIL. This is a volunteer position.

    Skills, abilities, and experience

    • Knowledge and skills in the areas of policy and program development, personnel management, finance and budget preparation or advocacy
    • Knowledge or skills in fundraising
    • Board or Committee member experience and parliamentary procedure
    • Ability to work in a team environment
    • Ability to speak in public and communicate effectively
    • Passion for literacy
    • Ability to be flexible, adaptable, committed and enthusiastic

    Deadline

    Deadline for appointments beginning in 2018 is November 30, 2017.

    2018 Application Form (PDF 12KB)

    For further information

    Call the Legislative Services Department at 780-538-0441 or email akarbashewski@cityofgp.com

    Last updated: 11/21/2017 1:31:40 PM