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Substitute Staff Positions in the Children’s Department

Job Title: Substitute Staff Positions in the Children’s Department

Closing Date/Time: October 18, 2019 by 1:00 pm

Salary: $13.40/hr. No benefits

Job Type: Substitute

Location: Berlin-Peck Memorial Library, Berlin, Connecticut

The Berlin-Peck Memorial Library is seeking friendly, customer service-oriented individuals who enjoy working with children to serve as substitutes for times when children’s services coverage is needed. Hours will vary, but will include day and evening hours and Saturdays throughout the year. Duties involve dealing directly with the public in a variety of ways: providing reference/ reader’s advisory services, answering the phone and assisting with programs. Excellent customer service skills are required as well as current knowledge of children’s and young adult literature. Strong computer and database search skills required. Must be able to empathize with and relate to the needs of children, demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills, and work with great accuracy and attention to detail. Preference will be given to applicants with library experience. Familiarity with Sierra ILS a plus. Qualifications: Two years of college or LTA Certificate. One year’s experience working with children and caregivers. Starting salary: $13.40/hr. No benefits.

Please send a resume, cover letter and a Town of Berlin Job application (click here to download appplication) to the Town Manager’s Office at 240 Kensington Road, Berlin, CT 06037 by Friday, October 18, 2019 at 1 pm.