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Part-Time Youth Services Librarian - Coney Island YMCA - New York

Posted on September 25, 2017

Description

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

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.

Qualifications

Desired Skills: – Some experience working as a librarian with children preferred – Energetic and friendly attitude – Strong organization skills

Compensation

Compensation would be $25.87/hour. Per YMCA requirements, all candidates must pass a background check prior to start of employment.

Location

Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York

To Apply

Contact [email protected]

Company Information

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.

Contact Information

If interested contact [email protected]