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Part-time Children's Library Associate I


Children’s Associate Librarian I (Part-Time) needed for the Fletcher Branch of the Washington County Free Library. The library has an immediate PT, 20 hours per week position for a non-MLS, Children’s Associate Librarian I. A background in children’s programming is a major plus.  The tentative schedule is Tues., Wed. and Thurs 5:15 to 9:15 pm and Sat. 8:45 am to 5:15 pm.  Duties  may include conducting a story time for young children on  Thursday evening, conducting 1 monthly preschool science program and 1 monthly early elementary science program on Saturdays, selecting and showing a movie on the first Saturday of the month, and working alongside of other children’s librarians to staff the Children’s reference desk. We are looking for a smart and able learner with a desire to work with children. We need a person with a positive attitude who will help to make our children and parents feel welcome in using the library. The successful applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree, good computer skills, and possess excellent oral and written communication skills. Previous experience in children’s work or prior teaching experience will weigh heavily in the applicant’s favor. Valid driver’s license required.  Must secure MD Certification with 24 months of appointment.

 

 

To apply, please complete an application which can be downloaded from our website www.washcolibrary.org.  Submit your application, cover letter and resume.

 

Location: 
Hagerstown
Posting Start Date: 
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Posting Closing Date: 
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Degree Requirement: 
BA
Job Posting Status: 
Active