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Library Assistant - Islington Branch, Westwood Public Library (Westwood)

The Westwood Public Library seeks an organized and community-focused individual to serve as a part-time Library Assistant in the Circulation Department at the Islington Branch Library. 

Duties include but are not limited to the following: Ensures a positive library experience for patrons by providing service in a courteous, confidential, knowledgeable, and effective manner. Performs circulation work, including registering new patrons and updating patron information, materials check-in and check-out. Educates patrons in the use of online museum pass reservations system and self-checkout system. Provides general information and readers’ advisory services to patrons of all ages. Follows Westwood and Minuteman Library Network circulation procedures and guidelines, and resolves patron service issues with courtesy and tact. Works under the supervision of the Head of Branch Services.

Schedule of Hours:  A regular schedule of hours at the branch library will be coordinated by the Head of Branch Services and include a weekly shift at the main library. The schedule will include one evening per week, and may include a weekend rotation at the main library.


Associates degree required; strong computer skills.  Ability to provide effective and friendly service to all library users. Strong organizational talents essential. Knowledge of library automation procedures preferred. 

Full/Part Time

Part Time




$22.10  / hour

Salary Notes

24 hours per week position; Comprehensive benefits package.

Closing Date

December 15, 2021

How to Apply

To Apply:  Submit cover letter and resume to by December 15, 2021.


2021-11-17 |  Quick link to this job