Young Adult Services Librarian

Tiverton Library Services

Tiverton, RI

Application Deadline

Apply By Feb 26th, 2021

Wages

$21.00 to $25.50 per Hour   Calculate

Location

Tiverton, RI

Hours

35.00

MLS

Required

Minimum Education

Master's Degree

Library Experience

Required

Supervisory Experience

Preferred

Type of Library

Public

Social

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Job Description

Tiverton Library Services seeks an innovative, collaborative, flexible, and service-oriented Young Adult Services Librarian. The ideal candidate has strengths in programs and services for young adults, contemporary and classic young adult literature, and current and emerging technologies. 

Works under the general supervision of the Library Director. Responsible for collections, programs, and services for young adults aged 12-19. Excellent customer service skills required.

For a full position description, visit https://tivertonlibrary.org/about-your-library/employment/

Additional Info & Requirements

Master's Degree in Library and Information Science from an American Library Association (ALA) accredited program is required. MLIS/MLS students who will graduate within the next year are encouraged to apply.

This is a 35-hour per week position with health, dental, and retirement benefits. Starting wage is $21.00/hour. The position requires at least two weekday evenings and rotating Saturday hours. 

Submit a cover letter and resume by Friday, February 26, 2021 to Library Director Catherine Damiani via email director@tivertonlibrary.org.

The Community

Tiverton is a rural and coastal Rhode Island community of 15,780 residents. Situated in Newport County, Tiverton Library Services is comprised of two libraries. Tiverton Public Library is the main library and the Union Public Library serves as our branch location. Tiverton Public Library opened in 2015 and is the newest public library building in Rhode Island. Union Public Library is located in the historic Tiverton Four Corners community and is one of the oldest libraries in Newport County.

Website
tivertonlibrary.org

HR Info

Catherine Damiani, MLIS, MPA
Library Director
Tiverton Library Services
director@tivertonlibrary.org

Posted Feb 11, 2021