The Broomfield Library and Cultural Affairs department has an opening for a full-time Outreach Librarian. We are seeking a high performing, innovative and team-focused individual who has a passion for working with community serving organizations, schools, and other partners to engage new audiences for library services. Excellent benefits; click the benefits header for details.
Why Broomfield Library?
We are a community connector. We are a busy Family Place Library that is a community destination for families to play and learn together. We have a strong sense of pride and identity and work extensively to bring the highest quality programs and services to those we serve. Guided by vision to inspire, empower and connect all who engage with us, we seek innovative solutions to community concerns and aspirations.
Are you a good fit?
Capacity to exercise considerable initiative and sound judgment, and to handle and maintain confidential information
Knowledge of early literacy and early childhood development
Enthusiastic about providing excellent customer service in alignment with organizational expectations
Involved in the larger professional library community and aware of outreach and programming trends
Excited to join the children’s library staff and work across library teams to fulfill library wide outreach goals
Enjoys varied work tasks; flexible and adaptable
Skilled in evaluating programs and responding to patron interests
Experience with library programming for children and families
Creative and organized; efficient at planning events
Fluent in English and Spanish
Community-driven and able to connect with community members and organizations
Additional Info & Requirements
Bilingual in Spanish and English required.
Broomfield, Colorado is a rapidly growing community located between Denver and Boulder. Currently home to 62,000 people, it is becoming a hub for technology and healthcare. Broomfield is located within an hour’s drive of the mountains and has a relatively mild climate. Miles of trails and open space and varied cultural opportunities enhance the quality of life. The library is an active participant in the community and enjoys excellent support from residents and the city and county.
City and County of Broomfield HR department 303.438.6320