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Children's Associate I (Part-time)

Library Associate I – 10 hours/week, Thursday 2-8, Saturday 9-1 at the Sharpsburg Library Branch of the Washington County Free Library. 

Duties include: Planning and carrying out children programs every Thursday.  Community outreach, school visitation, assisting the public in use of library resources, facilities, and equipment, answering a wide range of reference questions by telephone, email, and walk-in patrons and  other responsibilities as assigned. 

Knowledge, Skills & Assessments: BA.  Experience in programming, basic computer skills; excellent oral and written communication skills, a positive interpersonal style, ability to work independently and as part of a team; strong organizational skills; ability to communicate a positive library image; flexibility and initiative.  May be asked to work outside of assigned duties.  Must be able to secure certification by the MD State Department of Education as a Library Associate within 24 months following appointment.

Application must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. Friday April 7, 2017.  To apply: download application from website:

Fax: 301-739-7603

Posting Start Date: 
Mon, 03/20/2017
Posting Closing Date: 
Fri, 04/07/2017
Degree Requirement: 
BA Required
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