Monday, July 24, 2017

Early Literacy Librarian - Hartford Public Library

Early Literacy Librarian - Hartford Public Library seeks a person who is responsible for the system wide support of the Library’s strategic initiatives of providing early literacy experiences to infants through preschoolers, connecting with parents and caregivers, providing outreach to child care providers, and developing school-age readers and life-long learners. The Early Literacy Librarian assumes responsibility for the effective execution of programs and services in support of early literacy and childhood literacy, within the Library’s broader program of services. The Early Literacy Librarian proactively assesses the needs of families in the service area through direct contact or through interaction with community agencies and recommends services and resources the library should provide to address those needs. This position requires substantial application of professional knowledge and experience. This position ensures the highest level of service is provided by staff to all customers. Master's in Library Science or Early Childhood Education required. Three to five years of experience in early childhood education. View the complete job description and requirements at Required online application: Open until filled. EEO/Affirmative Action Employer.