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Senior Children’s Services Librarian, Boyden Library (Foxborough)

This is a professional position of a supervisory nature, responsible for managing the Children’s Services Department

Hours include: 
Mondays, Tuesdays, & Thursdays 9:00AM-5:00PM
Wednesdays 12:00PM-8:00P
Alternating Fridays/Saturdays: 9:00AM-5:00PM
One Sunday a month during the months of October-April

• Supervises the Children’s Services Department, (Circulation, Reference, Technical services, and Programming functions)
• Organizes work schedule for Children’s Services Staff
• Coordinates and oversees collection development and acquisition
• Manages electronic resources (website, including social media, operational software, etc.)
• Interviews, trains, supervises and evaluates staff in the Children’s Services Department
• Develops, implements, and evaluates programs for children; provides publicity for programs utilizing all media outlets
• Oversees budget for Children’s Services Department
• Develops and recommends policies and procedures for the Children’s Services Department
• Conducts library orientation for families, school groups and children’s organizations
• Acts as primary liaison to local schools and other children organizations
• Provides professional reference services to patrons, educators and children’s organizations
• Performs circulation duties as needed
• Prepares monthly reports to the Library Director and Library Trustees
• Works collaboratively to improve department practices and procedures
• Assumes responsibility for library operations in the absence of the Library Director
(in conjunction with the Senior Adult Services Librarian)
• Performs other related duties as required


•MLS or equivalent library degree from an ALA-accredited institution
• Minimum of two years of public library experience
• Experience with automated library systems and personal computers
• Supervisory, management, communication, and budgeting skills

Full/Part Time

Full Time



Salary Range

$34.52 - $43.76  / hour

Closing Date

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2022-09-23 |  Quick link to this job