Public Services/Children’s Librarian, Boothbay Harbor Memorial
Library, Boothbay Harbor, ME
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
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 required 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,
creative, tech-savvy, and open minded.
Compensation: $17-18/hour commensurate with experience. For a full
job description visit https://bbhlibrary.org/
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact
information for three references to Joanna Breen, Executive Director,
via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Position is open until filled.
Boothbay Harbor Memorial Library is an Equal Employment Opportunity
and Affirmative Action Employer.