Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Library Program Specialist - Office of Library & Information Services, RI

Library Program Specialist - Office of Library & Information Services, Providence, RI. The Office of Library and Information Services is seeking a Library Program Specialist II to serve as Adult Services Coordinator. This new position also includes work in the area of library development. Position Function Duties: Duties include planning, developing and implementing local library development projects in areas such as adult education, adult literacy, digital literacy, workforce development, diversity and inclusion, and other areas; serving as a liaison between libraries, community organizations and government agencies in the development and execution of these projects; and promoting and publicizing these projects and others through multiple channels, including online publications and social media. Other duties: To perform complex professional duties in the delivery of library, information and consultant services on a statewide basis; to assist in the planning and development of program policies, procedures and standards; to research national trends and current developments in public library service for local application; and to do related work as required. For additional information and to apply for this position, visit the State of Rhode Island’s Job Opportunities website at All applications and any questions must be submitted online through the State of Rhode Island Job portal. Applications must be submitted by December 24, 2016.