Children's Room Associate

Memorial and Library Association of Westerly


Application Deadline

Apply By Mar 20th, 2020


$15.58 per Hour   Calculate


Westerly, RI




Not Required

Minimum Education

High School (or equivalent)

Library Experience


Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library


This job is more than 3 weeks old or the application deadline has passed.

Job Description

Westerly Library and Wilcox Park seeks a personable, public service oriented individual to work in their busy Children’s Department. The ideal candidate will possess an ability to work with children of all ages and their families.

Duties include assisting with Children’s Room programs, issuing new library cards, assisting patrons in locating books on our shelves and reserving books through interlibrary loans, answering phones, and shelving materials. Additional duties may include developing programs, providing computer assistance to patrons, enforcing library policy, and assisting in other library departments as needed.

Additional Info & Requirements

Must have excellent communication skills, ability to shelve books in proper alphabetical and numerical order and possess mid- level computer skills. High School diploma or equivalent required. Public service and/or library experience a plus. Will be required to work some nights and Saturdays.


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HR Info

Please send the completed application, letter of intent, and resume to by March 20, 2020. Qualified applicants will be contacted through email. Westerly Library and Wilcox Park strives for a respectful and inclusive workplaces with equal employment opportunity for all and is EEOC compliant. Background check required.

Posted Mar 2, 2020