Seeking a part-time librarian to oversee a newly constructed library within an existing YMCA branch. The library will serve children and teens, and will be a part-time position during YMCA hours of operation.
Responsibilities to include answering patron questions, maintaining organization and categorization of books, and overseeing all library-related operations with support from full-time YMCA staff. Librarian to also track library use book checkout numbers, and collect appropriate metrics for both.
Desired Skills: – Some experience working as a librarian with children preferred – Energetic and friendly attitude – Strong organization skills
Compensation would be $25.87/hour. Per YMCA requirements, all candidates must pass a background check prior to start of employment.
Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York
In consultation with the Harvard Library in New York, the Brooklyn Public Library, and the YMCA of Greater New York, the Chapman Perelman Foundation has opened a youth library within the Coney Island YMCA. The library contains over 1,200 children’s and young adult books within a beautifully designed space, and was constructed in an effort to provide library services and internet access to the underserved Coney Island community.
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