The New City Library is accepting applications for a full time (35 hr. per week) Children’s Librarian I. A Master’s degree in Library Science and a current NYS professional certificate are required. Ability to use SirsiDynix Symphony ILS is preferred.
This position requires an energetic personality who has experience working in a public library setting. This position includes working the children’s reference desk, collection development/management, creating and producing diverse children’s programming, an excellent knowledge of children’s literature and current trends in technology/social media and excellent communication skills. Knowledge of commonly used software and experience with computer assistance is a plus.
We are looking for a team player who is willing to take on challenges and work with other staff members to provide the best possible library experience for our young patrons. Come and work in a gorgeous, fully renovated and expanded library complete with a brand new dedicated children’s programming space.
Salary range is $62,691 – $77,103. Benefits as per current NYSUT contract. This position includes one evening per week and one Saturday per month. Position to begin immediately.
Please send resume and cover letter to:
Janet Makoujy, Head of Children’s Services, New City Library (firstname.lastname@example.org)