The Town of Plainville is currently seeking an experienced part-time Youth Services Librarian in the Plainville Public Library. Work schedule includes daytime shifts, at least one evening per week from 4-8 pm, at least one Saturday every four weeks from 9am-4pm, and substitute shifts as needed. Salary is $27 per hour. Sick leave is provided consistent with State of Connecticut Regulations, but there are no other benefits associated with this position. This is not a union-eligible post.
Talents sought for this position include a passion for teamwork and service to families, children, and young adults. We are seeking someone with an enthusiastic and engaging manner, and the knowledge and experience to jump right into the role of programming, outreach, storytime, and collection development.
Qualifications desired include a master’s degree in Library Studies (MLS) or MLS-pending from an ALA-accredited institution, plus at least one year of programming, outreach, and storytime experience in library Youth Services. Working knowledge of Sierra ILS is favorable.Applications are available in the Human Resources Department, Room 300, Municipal Center, One Central Square, Plainville, CT 06062 or on the Town of Plainville website. Application, cover letter, and resume can be mailed to the address above, or emailed to [email protected]. Deadline to apply is Thursday, December 7th at 5:00 pm, or until the position is filled.