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Employment Opportunties

The Public Services/Children’s Librarian Position is CLOSED –1/01/18

There is currently one (1) one full-time job opening for a Public Services/Children’s Librarian.

The Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library (BHML) seeks an engaging and community-minded individual to provide exceptional library services to the region’s diverse array of library users. This is a unique position for a perennially curious librarian who enjoys both adult and children’s services.

Responsibilities: The Public Services/Children’s Librarian has overall responsibility for the Circulation Department–managing a (seasonally) busy single-service desk and supervising one part-time staff member and a rotation of dedicated volunteers. The Public Services/Children’s Librarian is responsible for the collection development and cataloging of all youth materials, and for development of early literacy programs. S/he works independently, and collaboratively with the Assistant Director to provide youth and family programming.

Requirements: A Master of Library Science degree is preferred, with a minimum of 3 years of professional library experience or equivalent. Excellent customer service and communication skills required. Experience with children’s or youth services preferred.

BHML is a small but mighty library that operates in a highly collaborative environment. The right candidate will be hardworking, tech-savvy, creative, and open minded.

Compensation: $17-18/hour commensurate with experience.

Job Description:  Public Services/Children’s Librarian {click!}

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to Joanna Breen, Executive Director, via email at director@bbhlibrary.org Position is open until filled.

Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.