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Head of Children's Services, Bedford Public Library (Bedford, NH)

TOWN OF BEDFORD, New Hampshire

Bedford Public Library
3 Meetinghouse Road

Bedford, NH 03110

POSITION:   Head of Children’s Services – Librarian II

SALARY:       $26.72 - $34.98 (Normally, 37.5 hour work week)

SUMMARY: 

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.  



TYPICAL DUTIES:



- 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.)

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  

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: msenatro@bedfordnh.org



APPLICATION DEADLINE:  9/10/19 or until filled

Complete job description and more information can be obtained at: www.bedfordnhlibrary.org

Qualifications

·       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.

                                                                   

Full/Part Time

Full Time

Education

MLS/Masters

Salary

$26.72 - $34.98 (Normally, 37.5 hour work week)

Closing Date

9/10/19 or until filled

How to Apply

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:  

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: msenatro@bedfordnh.org



APPLICATION DEADLINE:  9/10/19 or until filled

Complete job description and more information can be obtained at: www.bedfordnhlibrary.org

Posted

2019-08-26 |  Quick link to this job