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 monthly Dog Tales program and Sensory Time for Babies.  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 Wednesday from 5 PM to 9 PM and every other Sunday, 12:30 PM to 5:00 PM.  Other hours may become available.

Applications will be accepted until an appropriate candidate has been identified.


Send cover letter and resume to:

Jen Farmerie, Head of Children’s Services

Sewickley Public Library

500 Thorn Street

Sewickley, PA  15143

Or email:

Sewickley Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer