Website Bedford Public Library
TOWN OF BEDFORD
24 NORTH AMHERST ROAD
BEDFORD, NEW HAMPSHIRE 03110
NOTICE OF VACANCY – 08/21/19
POSITION: Head of Children’s Services – Librarian II
SALARY: $26.72 – $34.98 (Normally, 37.5 hour work week)
The Bedford Public Library is seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic and creative individual to lead our Children’s Services department. We are a busy, customer-service oriented library with over 800 children who participate in our Summer Reading Program. We are seeking a friendly person who enjoys working with children and their caregivers, has a collaborative leadership style and is dedicated to innovative programming and strong community partnerships. This is a full-time position and includes one evening each week and one weekend day per month in rotation.
Training, supervising, and scheduling all youth services staff
Providing library programming (including story times and after-school programs for youth)
Participating in patron services
Marketing and promotion of library classes and events
Outreach to local schools, preschools, and other organizations
Participating in professional development opportunities
Departmental budget management
Collection maintenance and development
(This job specification should not be construed to imply that these duties are the exclusive standards of the position. Incumbents may be required to follow any other instructions, and to perform any other related duties, as needed.)
• Master’s Degree in Library Science from an accredited college or university or equivalent graduate degree or any combination of education and experience which demonstrates possession of the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
• Three years of progressive professional library experience required, including services to children and one year in a supervisory capacity or equivalent.
The required application may be obtained online at https://www.bedfordnh.org/230/Employment-Opportunities or in person at the Town Office.
Send completed application, cover letter, resume & names of 3 professional references to: Mary Ann Senatro, Director, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 9/10/19 or until filled
Complete job description and more information can be obtained at: www.bedfordnhlibrary.org
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