Youth Services Librarian & Assistant Director, Uxbridge Free Public Library
The Uxbridge Free Public Library is seeking an enthusiastic, energetic, and creative professional librarian. This position oversees all activities necessary to ensure that the library provides inspiring, quality, age- appropriate materials, assistance and programing for babies, children, teens, families, parents, caregivers and teachers.
The ideal candidate will provide high-quality reference, homework help, reader’s advisory services, and story times. We need someone who will expand our current children’s programs and collaborate with other libraries, schools, and recreational facilities. The job includes running the Teen Advisory Board and creating programs for teens. Knowledge and use of social media, computer software, and upcoming technology is required. Collection development and maintenance is an ongoing responsibility.
As needed, acts in the Library Director’s stead when the Library Director is absent.
The Youth Services Librarian will work collaboratively with the Library Director and other staff in the creation and promotion of library events. Outside community work is required; this includes but is not limited to collaborating with the Uxbridge Public Schools and Early Childhood Groups, such as Beginning Bridges of Uxbridge & Northbridge.
This non-union position works 40 hours per week, including some evening and weekend hours.
Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited institution is required. At least one year of work in a public library children’s room or related work experience is preferred.
How to Apply
Submit a letter of interest & resume to:
Uxbridge Town Hall
Human Resources Department
21 South Main Street
Uxbridge, MA 01569