Wilton Library is seeking an energetic, creative individual to assist with collection management, perform reference services, create and participate in programs for birth – age 12 that respond positively to the community’s needs and support the library’s mission. Performs other duties as assigned under the direction of the Children’s Library Manager.
A successful candidate must have general knowledge of classic and contemporary children’s literature. Candidates must be able to plan, implement, and evaluate traditional and innovative programs including STEAM. Knowledge of child development a plus. Excellent computer skills are required. Attention to detail and the ability to work well independently and cooperatively with other team members in a creative and vibrant environment is crucial.
Requirements: Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited library school or equivalent. A minimum of one year working with children in a professional setting a plus. Able to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend hours. Excellent customer service skills.
Details: Full-time (35 hours per week). Salary range is $52,000 - $56,000 commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits package. Applications can be obtained at the library or online. Position will remain open until filled.