CHELSEA PUBLIC LIBRARY Librarian Job Description September 2023
Overview The Chelsea Public Library is looking for a Librarian. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working with both adults and children in a rural setting. They will have strong organizational skills, reference interview skills, research skills, and digital proficiency. Responsibilities *Creating a welcoming patrons experience that drives good customer service. *Providing reader’s advisory and reference assistance using print, non-print, and electronic resources. *Assisting patrons with technology, including but not limited to: computers, scanners, copiers, e-readers, & library specific mobile apps (Libby, Palace Project app, etc..). *Performing librarian-related tasks necessary to meet the community needs including but not limited to: Collection development Administrative tasks Interlibrary loans Weeding collection *Creating and promoting library programming for all age groups - with a focus towards fostering children's literacy skills. Qualifications Required qualifications A bachelor's degree in any subject and A certificate of Public Librarianship from the Vermont State Department of Libraries (or other state library entity) or a commitment to obtain certification within 2 years Strong digital literacy skills. Salary & Hours
24-30 hours weekly, including Saturdays.
The hourly rate is $25.50 per hour paid every 2 weeks.
Library located at: 296 VT Route 110, PO Box 67, Chelsea, VT 05038