Join our team!

The Library has an opening for Part-Time Children’s Assistant. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is creative, energetic and enjoys working with children. Duties include assisting with the provision of children’s services; managing department in absence of Children’s Librarian; reference and research assistance; reader’s advisory; assistance with computer catalog and bibliographic instruction; programming; supervision of pages and volunteers; displays and exhibit case; maintaining the collection; clerical duties.

This is a para-professional position under the supervision of the Children Services Coordinator. Knowledge of library practices, techniques and materials is a plus.  Candidates must have experience with Microsoft Windows and MS Office, be able to follow written/oral instructions and work independently.    

The full job description will provide more details about the position.  Here is our job application.                        

Qualifications:  High School diploma plus two years’ experience as a Library  Assistant, or equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates possession of the required knowledge, abilities and skills.

Hours:  Approximately 19.5 hours weekly; includes some days, some evenings and alternate Saturdays. Sunday hours available at premium rates.

Salary:  $15.73 hourly to start.

Applications accepted by email only until May 6, 2017.

Please send letter of interest, resume and three references to administration@cumberlandlibrary.org.