Employment

Youth Services Librarian (full-time)

Do you have a knack for relating to kids? Are you passionate about promoting early literacy? Do you want a chance to show people what libraries can do for the families in their communities? If so, you might be our new Youth Services Librarian.

New Glarus Public Library is looking for someone who can take an active role in determining the shape of children’s programming. The ideal candidate will be an excellent storyteller, full of creative ideas for incorporating literacy and promoting the library in fun (even “sneaky”) new ways, able to communicate clearly with patrons of all ages, and ready to reach out and problem solve to ensure that we are meeting the needs of multiple and various groups.

This full-time position will include some evenings and a Saturday rotation, plus regular time at our Circulation Desk in addition to the core youth services duties. Salary is $15/hr with excellent benefits. Must have experience working with children and a bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Job duties and additional qualifications and requirements can be found in the Position Description: Youth Services Librarian.

To apply, send a resume, cover letter and three professional references to holly@ngpl.org (Holly Lague, Library Director). This position will remain open until filled.

New Glarus Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Library Clerk (part-time)

New Glarus Public Library is looking for a part-time Library Clerk to serve patrons at our circulation desk. The ideal candidate will have top-notch customer service skills and the ability to communicate clearly and positively in person, in writing and on the phone. As a frontline representative of the library, we will count on this clerk to provide patrons with an outstanding small-town library experience while connecting them with the information, materials and services they seek.

This position will average 24 hours per week including some evenings and a Saturday rotation. Salary is $11.50/hr with prorated benefits available. High school diploma or equivalent is required, and previous library experience is highly desired. Job duties and additional qualifications and requirements can be found in the Position Description: Library Clerk.

To apply, send a resume, cover letter and three professional references to holly@ngpl.org (Holly Lague, Library Director). This position will remain open until filled.

New Glarus Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.