28 South First Avenue Mount Vernon, New York 10550 (914) 668-1840
The Mount Vernon Public Library is seeking an enthusiastic Children’s Librarian to provide services to children and their parents or caregivers under the supervision and policy direction of the Head of Children’s Services. Responsibilities will include providing reference and reader’s advisory services for children, parents, students and adults who work with children. Will assist with the design and implementation of programming for children including pre-school, toddler and baby time programs. Requires tack and skill in working with children and adults. The Mount Vernon Library serves a diverse population in an urban setting.
Requires a familiarity of children’s literature, strong communication skills, knowledge of technology and software applications including social media. Master of Library Science or equivalent from an ALA accredited program. Possession of a New York State Public Librarian Certificate.
This is a 17.5 hour position which includes evenings and weekends.Beginning salary will be $24.61 per hour.
Please fill out the online, part-time employment application on our website. Send completed application, cover letter and resume to the Youth Services, Coordinator, Denise Lyles, DLyles@wlsmail.org 914-
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Mount Vernon Public Public Library
28 South First Avenue
Mount Vernon, New York 10550
Mount Vernon Public Library is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds.
LIBRARY AIDE NEEDED
The Mount Vernon Public Library is looking for a quick and orderly person to fill a challenging and important position in the Reference Department.
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO: Working at the Periodicals Desk, receive and check in periodicals, shelving and discarding periodicals, sort and distribute periodicals to various departments, update and upkeep records, and other related duties.
QUALIFICATIONS: High School graduate, good organizational skills, attention to details, knowledge of typing and computer skills, understanding of alpha-numeric filing, good memory and willingness to learn new skills. Experience of library work is preferable, but not essential.
It is a part time position, working 17½ hours a week, Monday through Saturday with a day off during the week.
The pay rate is $8.75 to start, with no benefits.
Applications are available at the Circulation Desk.
Contact: Maxine Grandison at 914-668-1840, ext. 206 email@example.com
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