Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Assistant Librarian for Children’s Services

Chester Public Library is looking for a dynamic addition to our library service team. This person will be responsible for planning and providing all programs for children and teens, including weekly school-year story times and a full calendar of summer programs, within the framework of a part -time position that includes both Saturday hours and circulation desk responsibilities. This position is a maximum of 12.5 hours per week with no paid benefits.  The successful applicant will possess creativity, flexibility, an open- hearted approach to children, great communication skills, and experience helping children develop both a love of reading and skills for exploring the world around them. Prior library experience and familiarity with library technology and online resources are a plus. To apply, please submit a cover letter explaining your interest in the position along with your resume and the names of three professional references to Linda Fox, Library Director, at LindaFox@chesterct.org by September 30, 2015. For a complete job description, please visit the Library’s website at http://chesterct.org/?page_id=286. The Town of Chester is an Equal Opportunity Employer.