Part-time Children’s Librarian (or Trainee) -East Hampton, NY

Part-Time Children’s Librarian Position

The East Hampton Library, located on Long Island’s East End, is seeking a part-time Children’s Librarian. The successful candidate must possess good communication skills and be able to work well with staff and the public to help build on a solid base of high quality service. The East Hampton Library is an association library that serves a community of 15,800 year-round residents, plus a large summer population.

-12 hours per week that includes afternoon, evening and weekend rotations.

Duties:

-Provide friendly reference services to children and their families

-planning and conducting children’s programs

-collection development

Qualifications:

-flexibility is a must!

-a genuine desire and ability to work well with children

-prior experience working with children in a library

-knowledge of computer applications for library services

-ability to speak Spanish is a plus

Requirements:

-MLS (Masters in Library Science)

or

-Enrollment in a MLS program

Salary:

$20 per hour

-Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter, via email, by October 9th 2015 to:

Alexandra Giambruno

Head of Children’s Services/Pages

East Hampton Library

Email: alex@easthamptonlibrary.org

(631)324-0222 ext. 2