South Hadley, Massachusetts, has two open, part-time positions – one at the Circulation Desk of the South Hadley Public Library, the other in the Children’s Room of the Gaylord Memorial Library (a branch of the South Hadley Public Library). Both positions are 15 hours per week (and no, you can’t combine them for a 30 hour shift but nice try!). All applications must be made through the Town of South Hadley website <http://www.southhadley.org/Jobs>. Application information and full job descriptions are also on the town website.
Gaylord Youth Coordinator
This position plans, organizes and implements programs and activities for children such as storytime and craft programs and after-school activities; responsible for organization and display of children’s materials; maintains age appropriate displays; replaces books in their proper position on shelves; assists patrons in the use of library facilities and resources; answers inquiries on procedures in person, by email, and by telephone; provides basic direction, information and instruction.
SHPL Library Assistant
Duties include all circulation desk tasks including check in, check out and renewing library materials; issue new cards; aid patrons on how to use the online catalog; assist and instruct patrons on how to use the library’s computers, printers and other machines; provide reader advisory information to patrons when requested. Assists patrons with basic readers advisory, computer troubleshooting and ready reference assistance. Provides assistance, as required, in all departments of the library including Circulation Services, Adult Services, Local History, and Youth Services.