Children’s Assistant

Terryville Public Library in Plymouth (CT) seeks an enthusiastic part-time children’s room assistant.

Responsibilities include: Planning, organizing and directing weekly and monthly children’s programs, providing circulation and reference assistance to children, parents, teachers and caregivers, performing clerical duties including resource processing. Workload is subject to seasonal fluctuations. Requirements: Combination of college coursework and experience demonstrating the required knowledge, skills and abilities including knowledge of children’s literature and bibliographic tools, understanding of library policies, goals and services, excellent oral and written communication skills, working knowledge of computer applications, and ability to work independently as well as part of a team. Salary: $14.25 per hour, 15 hours per week (Mondays 10am-2pm, Tuesdays 4-8pm, and alternating Fridays/Saturdays 10am-5pm).  Please send a meaningful letter of interest, resume with references, and completed Town of Plymouth application to gdelcegno@biblio.org or Library Director, Terryville Public Library, 238 Main Street, Terryville, CT 06786.

Town of Plymouth application is available at http://www.plymouthct.us  or the library.

Job Description

Application deadline:  Wednesday, September 29, 2021, EOE.  (Review of applications will begin immediately.)

Circulation Assistant

Terryville Public Library seeks a part-time public services oriented circulation assistant to perform various library tasks mainly related to circulation support.

Responsibilities include: Opens/closes circulation desk functions and general patron assistance for checkin/out and locating resources, prepares marketing materials, and may assist at Reference Desk as necessary. Requirements: Must have excellent oral and written communication skills with attention to detail, working knowledge of the purposes and functions of the public library and a working knowledge of computer applications for library service. High school graduate. Customer service skills a must. Appropriate library experience preferred. Salary: $13.75 per hour, 15 hours per week (Mondays 10am-2pm, Thursdays 4-8pm, and alternating Fridays/Saturdays 10am-5pm with the flexibility to fill other hours as needed). Please send letter of interest, resume with references, and completed Town of Plymouth application to gdelcegno@biblio.org or Library Director, Terryville Public Library, 238 Main Street, Terryville, CT 06786.

Town of Plymouth application is available at http://www.plymouthct.us or the library.

Job Description

Application deadline:  Wednesday, September 29, 2021, EOE.  (Review of applications will begin immediately.)