Children’s Library Assistant
The Nevins Library is seeking an energetic, flexible and enthusiastic person who enjoys working with children and their adult caregivers in a busy public library Children’s Department. This person will assist the Children’s Department team with planning and presenting preschool and school-aged programs, reference and readers advisory tasks. This full-time position will include daytime and evening shifts, and some Saturdays.
Strong experience presenting programs to preschool and/or elementary children in a library or school setting, able to work with a diverse population in an urban setting, commitment to excellent customer service, familiar with working in a technology-oriented work environment, excellent written and oral communication skills, strong teamwork skills, including flexibility to fill in during scheduling emergencies and vacation periods. Proficiency in a second language (especially Spanish) is preferred.
Hours: Full Time
Minimum Education: BA/BS or MLS
Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience and education.
Closing Date: Open until filled
How to Apply
Please send a cover letter, resume and list of three references to:
Kathy Moran-Wallace, Head of Children’s Services, Nevins Library
Methuen, MA 01844