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Part-Time Branch Librarian, Beverly Public Library - Farms Branch, Beverly Farms, MA

The part-time branch librarian works under the general supervision of the Head of Branch Services.  This is a part-time position with one morning and one evening per week year round and every Saturday October through May.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Include the following; other duties may be assigned.

  • Responsible for working as a reference/circulation/children's librarian at a busy, service-oriented branch library. The work requires the exercise of considerable skill, initiative, and independent judgment.
  • Must be able to assist patrons in a friendly and professional manner with their information needs.
  • Must be adept at working with children, adults, and young adults.
  • Plans, coordinates, and presents services, resources, and programs designed to interest children.
  • Must enjoy working with children.
  • Conducts story hours and other programs in the library and in the community designed to develop among children a love of reading and learning.
  • Responsible for opening and closing the branch library building.
  • Instructs patrons in the use of the online catalog and other library resources.
  • Troubleshoots various equipment, such as PCs, printers, LCD projector, etc.
  • Assists in monitoring the behavior and conduct of patrons in the Library.
  • Ensures that supplies are stocked.

 

Qualifications:

Master's Degree in Library or Information Science from a graduate school program accredited by the American Library Association (Staff Librarian) OR currently enrolled in a Master's Degree program in Library or Information Science from a graduate school program accredited by the American Library Association with half or more courses completed, including a course in Reference (Librarian I).


Full/Part Time: Part Time

Education: BA/BS

Salary: $18.38/hour (Librarian 1), $25.90/hour (Staff Librarian), depending on qualifications

Closing Date: 02/08/2019


How to Apply:

Interested applicants should submit resumes to Martha Morgan, Beverly Public Library - Farms Branch, 24 Vine Street, Beverly, MA 01915 or email mamorgan@noblenet.org no later than Friday, February 8, 2019.

 

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