Our team of top-notch youth services librarians is seeking a new team member to join us in offering high quality programs and services for children at a fun, award-winning public library.
The Wiggin Memorial Library in Stratham NH is looking for an outgoing, energetic team member focused on serving children from birth to kindergarten and their families. The ideal candidate will enjoy working with children, have empathy for their interests and needs, and a dedication to advocating for their rights. Sense of humor, and knowledge of children’s literature and other resources are a must. This position requires organization, discipline, flexibility and teamwork.
We pride ourselves on providing excellent, warm and welcoming customer service. We’re looking for someone energized by front-line library work, and eager to represent the library in the best light. Must be a comfortable and frequent user of technology and show initiative and collaboration in decision making. Experience incorporating creative uses of music, movement, and art into programming preferred.
Minimum Qualifications: Demonstrated success serving children and families including robust story time experience; a MLS/MSLIS including classes in youth services or any equivalent combination of education and experience which demonstrate the required knowledge, skills, personal attributes, and abilities.
Beginning salary anticipated to be $45,000. Excellent benefits package. Full job description and more information available at https://www.library.strathamnh.gov/library-info/pages/employment-opportunities. To apply, submit cover letter and resume to Library Director Lesley Kimball: [email protected] or Wiggin Memorial Library, 10 Bunker Hill Ave., Stratham NH, 03885. Application materials must be received by 5 p.m. February 5, 2019 to be considered.