Description:

The East Greenbush Community Library is currently accepting applications for a part-time Youth Services Librarian to join a dynamic and dedicated team of professionals. Successful candidates should be creative, flexible, and enthusiastic about public service.

Responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Providing reference and readers’ advisory assistance to children, teens and adults.
  • Planning and conducting storytimes, book clubs, and other programs for children.
  • Assisting in all phases of collection development, including acquisitions and weeding.
  • Maintaining awareness of current trends in children’s literature, child development, and library technology.

Schedule:

Position is approximately 8 hours a week, and primarily includes 1 evening per week and every other Saturday.

Salary:

$23.75 per hour

Minimum qualifications:

  • MLS from an ALA accredited library school
  • New York State Public Librarian Professional Certificate
  • Must be eligible for a provisional appointment as a Librarian I under civil service

Application Instructions:

Please submit a cover letter, resume, Rensselaer County Civil Service application and three professional references to:

Ms. Vicki Bucciantini
Business and Operations Manager
email: search@eglibrary.org or
mail:
East Greenbush Community Library
10 Community Way
East Greenbush, NY 12061.

Deadline:

Position remains open until filled. We will begin reviewing applications on Monday, February 17th.