Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Part-Time Children’s Library Assistant – Weston Public Library

Part-Time Children’s Library Assistant – The Weston Public Library seeks an energetic and customer oriented individual to assist with services and programs in the Library’s growing Children’s department. Responsibilities for this position include: providing reference and reader’s advisory services to children, teens and adults in children’s and teen areas; assisting patrons with use of Library materials and equipment; assisting in preparation and maintenance of posters and displays; assisting with preparation for programs; executing children’s/teen programs in absence of Librarian; promoting Library use and services to children, teens, and caregivers.
     Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience. MLS students encouraged to apply. Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills. Knowledge of public libraries and children’s and teen literature required. 13 hours weekly: Wednesdays 4PM-8PM, Saturdays 10AM-3PM, Sundays 12PM-4PM. Some flexibility required. Salary: $13.75/hr (non-benefited).
     Applications: Town of Weston applications and a full job description are available online at Applications must be submitted to the Weston Public Library along with a resume and cover letter. Application packages may be mailed to Weston Public Library, 56 Norfield Rd. Weston, CT 06883 or emailed to Review of applications will begin December 15, 2017 and will continue until position is filled.