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Outreach Librarian - Free Public Library of Bayonne NJ

Posted on February 21, 2019

Description

Wanted: a fun librarian. A large focus of this job is to work closely with library director and stakeholders on building a new library culture in Bayonne. Outreach to schools, businesses, and immigrant communities (while cultivating relationships in those places) are a high priority for this job.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities will also include staffing desks in our Children’s and Reference areas; planning and performing programs for children, teens, and adults; and other special projects. If you speak Arabic and/or Spanish fluently, let us know: that would be a helpful skill for a Bayonne Library staff member to have. The position will be full-time 35 hours per week, including night and weekend hours.

Qualifications

1) A NJ Professional Librarian Certificate or ALA-accredited Masters in Library Science. 2) Residency in the State of New Jersey within one year of hire in accordance with New Jersey Revised Statutes § 52:14-7. 3) Three files: a cover letter as a .pdf, a résumé as a .pdf, and three references as a .pdf. These three files must be attached to a single email, sent to [email protected], with the email subject “Librarian Application”. Only applicants who follow this format will be considered. Email must be received by March 18, 2019.

Compensation

Participation in the NJ Public Employee Retirement System; medical insurance; generous sick, vacation, personal, and holiday time; a salary that meets NJLA minimum.

Location

Bayonne, NJ

To Apply

Send three files (a cover letter as a .pdf, a résumé as a .pdf, and three references as a .pdf) attached to a single email to [email protected], with the email subject “Librarian Application”. Only applicants who follow this format will be considered. Email must be received by March 18, 2019.