The Newbury Public Library seeks a highly motivated, energetic and creative Children’s Librarian who is interested in joining our team. This is a part time, 20 hours per week position, $16-18 per hour, with some night and weekend hours required. Extra hours will be given in the summer, due to the Summer Reading Program schedule. Hiring is contingent on a background check.
The ideal candidate is passionate about creating dynamic programming, ranging from Storytime for babies to preschool to afterschool, summer, and family programs for elementary aged children and tweens. They will be technologically savvy, have an in-depth knowledge of children’s literature and the ability to translate children’s needs and interests into effective library services, and be passionate about maintaining a welcoming and customer service-oriented environment. Bachelors degree required, MLS/MLIS or MLS Candidates, or equivalent education preferred, but experience is highly valued.
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Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references by email to Lea McBain, Library Director at email@example.com. First review of applications will begin on June 3rd, 2019. Position will be open until filled.