Friday, May 17, 2013

Children’s Services Librarian - Fairfield Public Library

Children’s Services Librarian - Fairfield Public Library is currently seeking qualified applicants for a Children’s Services Librarian. Are you a fantastic children’s librarian? Do you love children? Can you sing and dance (out of tune and step is ok)? And be a Scientist? We are looking for that special librarian who can go out into the community and promote the joy of reading, can mesmerize a four year old story time participant, captivate a 5th grade geek and listen to a parent’s questions and concerns with compassion. Must have experience with new technologies and social media and be technologically fluent with Macs, PC’s and digital media creation software. Through your love of children’s literature you will be an important contributor to maintaining the children’s collection. You should be willing to conduct library orientation tours and programs for community groups and agencies as well as being a team player. This is a job for someone who has lots of energy, imagination, curiosity and fun and is an opportunity to use your knowledge and expertise to bring new experiences to the children’s department. Fairfield, Ct. is a beautiful town of 59,000 easily accessible by train to NYC and Boston. MLS required with at least two years children’s librarian experience. Salary: $58,167 Benefit package included. Please submit a cover letter and resume to Karen Ronald, Town Librarian, by June 4, 2013.