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Part-Time Upper School Library Assistant, Bancroft School, Worcester, MA

Bancroft School is a community of students, faculty, administrators, and parents working together to create an atmosphere of engaged learning. The Bancroft experience empowers both our students and our employees to develop connections and embrace their unique talents to emerge as leaders, humanitarians, and globally engaged citizens. A PreK - Grade 12 independent day school located in Worcester, Massachusetts, we are committed to cultivating a community that embraces differences and welcomes candidates who will add to the racial and cultural diversity of our community. 


Bancroft School seeks an experienced, talented educator who is looking to work in a school where passion and innovation are encouraged and supported. This position is a non-exempt, hourly position deemed to be part-time, or less than 30 hours per week. There are no benefits associated with this position.


Essential Responsibilities

  • Monitor and supervise students in library spaces

  • Assist students and staff with research, reading recommendations, material location, and technology use

  • Assist in preparing library spaces for use including basic daily cleaning tasks

  • Assist in the receiving and processing of new materials

  • Shelf materials and maintain the order of the collections

  • Create and rotate library displays

  • Identify worn, obsolete, and damaged items and recommends items for repair, replacement, or discard

  • Prepare and distribute overdue notices

  • Ability to work independently, with judgement as to when to consult a supervisor

  • Close the library at the end of the day

  • Performs related duties as required 


Essential Skills and Experience

  • College degree and two years library related experience preferred. 

  • High comfort level with computers and digital technology.

  • Student-centered educator who fosters mutual respect


Essential Attitudes and Aptitudes

  • A genuine interest in working with students

  • Strong customer service skills and the interpersonal skills needed to effectively interact with students and staff

  • A willingness to learn and grow


If interested, please send a cover letter, resume, personal statement, and references to


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