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Librarian, Programming and Outreach, Franklin Public Library, Franklin, MA

POSITION:                   Part-time Librarian 4 - Programming and Outreach Coordinator
                                    19 hours/ week
GRADE:                       L4
SALARY:                      $25.16/hour
POSTED:                      August 31, 2017 until filled
START DATE:             early November when library construction is complete


The Franklin Public Library is seeking a Programming and Community Outreach Coordinator to join our team at our new, expanded library. The Programming and Community Outreach Coordinator develops, coordinates, promotes, evaluates, and executes a dynamic menu of adult services and family programs and events. The Coordinator identifies opportunities to collaborate with Library staff, Town Departments, local businesses, educational and cultural institutions, and community organizations to offer new programs that meet the needs of our community members. The Programming and Community Outreach Coordinator manages a team of volunteers who are involved in library programs.  S/he also participates in reference and reader's advisory and technical support and instruction.  

The Programming and Community Outreach Coordinator must have a Master's Degree in Library and Information Science. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively in a team setting. S/he will have demonstrated ability in program planning, delivering trainings and presentations, and proficiency in technology.   

The Programming and Community Outreach Coordinator is expected to be available to work the following shifts each week:
            one morning shift - 9:00-1:00
            two evening shifts - 4:15-8:15
            every other Friday - 9:00-5:00 (with a 1 hour lunch)
            every other Saturday - 9:00-5:00 (with a 1 hour lunch)
                        (Friday and Saturday hours alternate each week)

Interested candidates shall email a resume and cover letter in Microsoft Word or PDF format to Please put "Programming and Outreach Coordinator" in the subject line of the email.  

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