The Westport Library is seeking a creative, energetic, cheerful, outgoing individual to be an active part of our Children’s Library team. Your understanding of child development allows you to engage with children easily and meaningfully. Your warmth makes kids and their caregivers regard the library as their second home. You take pride in your ability to match a child’s interest to the right book.
Requirements: Comfortable providing reader’s advisory with a working knowledge of children’s literature and reading interests. Able to relate to children from birth through middle school as well as their parents and caregivers. Must be a confident user of computers with willingness to learn new applications.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree required; degree in education or child related field/previous library experience a plus. Schedule: Variable depending on departmental needs. Preference given to candidates available for after-school, nights, and weekends.
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