There is ONE open position at this time

Part-time Children’s Librarian

The Sewickley Public Library is accepting applications for the position of part time Children’s Librarian.  The applicant must enjoy and respect children of all ages.  Duties include creating age-appropriate programming that supports early literacy skills; assisting with collection development and understanding children’s use of technology. Regular ongoing programs for this position are a weekly Family Story Time at the Ohio Township Nature Center, Baby Story Times and Family Story Times.  The applicant should be proficient with providing traditional library services as well as those services that are computer-related, including Internet and database training and searching. MLS preferred (MLS students may apply).

Residents of the Quaker Valley School District and surrounding region make extensive use of the library and the services the staff provide.  We are seeking a dedicated professional with a strong commitment to customer service.  Good communication, planning and organizational skills a must.  The applicant must provide Act 34 Criminal Record Check, Act 151 Child Abuse History and FBI Fingerprint Clearances upon offer of employment.

The weekly schedule for this job is
Monday from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM;
Tuesday from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM;
Thursday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Every Other Saturday, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.  Other hours may become available.

Applications will be accepted until an appropriate candidate has been identified.  Interviews will begin March 27, 2017.

Send cover letter and resume to:

Jen Farmerie, Head of Children’s Services
Sewickley Public Library
500 Thorn Street
Sewickley, PA  15143
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Sewickley Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer