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Circulation Supervisor, North Scituate Public Library, North Scituate, RI

North Scituate Public Library is looking for a Circulation Supervisor with a focus on customer service and patron needs.  Must be extremely comfortable with Sierra and be detail oriented.  


Staff supervision includes:

  1. Hiring, training and supervising circulation assistants
  2. Creating monthly circ desk schedule
  3. Annual evaluation of circ assistants
  4. Maintaining daily project & assignment list
  5. Assisting with supervision of volunteers assigned to the circ area & shelving


Circulation responsibilities include:

  1. Adhering to all circ policies and procedures
  2. Overseeing all material lending functions
  3. Registration of patrons
  4. Tracking overdue materials, reviewing and sending bills for materials
  5. Assessing damaged materials 
  6. Delivering material to homebound patrons as needed
  7. Resolving patron complaints


Administrative responsibilities include:

  1. Attending Circ Heads meetings at OSL
  2. Maintaining accurate and current circ and visit statistics
  3. Monthly circulation report and statistics for Director
  4. Monitoring supplies needs


Candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent, Bachelor's Degree preferred.  Must have 3-5 years of public library experience, with supervisory experience strongly preferred.  

This is a 33.5 hour per week (part-time) position, with regular Monday through Friday hours; flexibility is needed for occasional Saturdays and coverage as necessary.  Vacation & sick time are earned, though no medical/dental/vision benefits are available.


Apply to: or Julie Lepore

North Scituate Public Library

606 W Greenville Rd

North Scituate RI 02857


Primary consideration will be given to resumes received by January 25.

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