The Bronxville Library is seeking an energetic youth services librarian for a part-time position in our bustling children’s room with the possibility of covering the adult reference desk from time to time. This position reports to the Head of Youth Services.
Provides reference and reader’s advisory services and instruction to children and teenagers and occasionally adults and seniors.
Assists in planning and implementing creative, fun, and educational children’s and teen programming.
Assisting patrons with public access computers and printing.
Performs on-line database searches and search training.
Designs and produces library instruction materials.
Enforces library rules and regulations, maintains a calm and pleasant room atmosphere.
Collection development, including ordering procedures, weeding, cataloging, classification, and record editing.
Performs related duties as required.
Possesses an in-depth knowledge of teen and children’s literature.
Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills.
Possesses strong computer skills with the ability to use a variety of digital devices and e-resources.
Master’s Degree in Librarianship from an American Library Association accredited school.
Must be able to meet the requirements for the Westchester Civil Service List.
Demonstrated commitment to excellence in public service; experience with programming preferred but not required.
Familiarity with Wordpress, MS Office, iOS, Kindle, or Android a plus.
Knowledge of the Evergreen system a plus. Training provided, if necessary.
Must submit to and successfully pass a criminal background investigation.
$24.00/hour. Sundays are time and a half beginning September 2019.
Bronxville, NY, USA
Gregory Wirszyla, Library Director
Bronxville Public Library
201 Pondfield Road
Bronxville, NY 10708