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Part Time Librarian - Rye Free Reading Room

Posted on January 25, 2019

Description

Passionate about connecting the community to quality programs and services? Excited to use physical and virtual space to foster learning and engagement?

Join our dynamic customer service staff at a beautifully restored and renovated community jewel.

Part Time, 15 to 20 hours a week, including evenings and weekends.

Responsibilities

Under the supervision of the Assistant Director, the part-time Librarian provides general reference and information services; readers’ advisory; conducts collection development in all media types; leads library programs; and, performs library advocacy. The part-time Librarian provides assistance to customers using the library; resolves problems; and, acts as a role model for exemplary public service amongst staff and colleagues.

Qualifications

• ALA accredited Master’s degree in Library and Information Studies

• Strong interpersonal skills, demonstrated oral and written communication skills, flexibility, and the ability to handle detail orientated work

• Strong commitment to public service and the ability to work well with a diverse patronage

• Knowledge of community centered programming and materials

• Knowledge of the Internet and computer-assisted reference services

Compensation

$34.21 per hour

Location

Rye, NY 10580

URL

https://www.ryelibrary.org/about/careers/

To Apply

Send a resume and cover letter to [email protected]

Company Information

www.ryelibrary.org

Contact Information

[email protected], 914-967-0480