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Public Service Clerk – Part Time (16 hours per week)
Children's Services Department

Salary: $12.59 per hour

Position Description: (pdf) Do you have a passion for working with children (ages 0 to 12) and their caregivers?  Can you sip pretend tea with a smile? Are you patient, imaginative and energetic, familiar with homework support resources and children’s literature?  Do you know the correct order of the Harry Potter books by heart?  Can you complete this phrase without Googling: “One fish, two fish, red fish, ________” ?

If you answered an enthusiastic “Yes!” to all these questions and meet the qualifications below, this job is especially built for you!  Apply now, and we’ll see you at the interview!

Our Children’s Department staff members work in a team environment, sharing the duties required to provide full information services to young patrons of all ages.  The successful applicant will be comfortable with the technologies necessary to help patrons navigate the library environment in person, by phone, and online.

Some college required - LTA or coursework in progress a plus

Minimum one year experience working in a customer service position

Ability to write and speak fluently in both English and Spanish strongly preferred

To apply send resume, cover letter, and completed application via e-mail to Lauren Rosenthal: HR@frvpld.info. No phone calls, please. All application documents must be submitted electronically. Applications submitted in person or via US mail will not be considered.  

Application Deadline:  Open until job is filled


Part-Time Children's Librarian
Hours:  20 hours / week, includes a mix of evenings and weekends
Salary:  $18.66 per hour

Position Description (pdf)
Do you have a passion for working with children (ages 0 to 12) and their caregivers?  Can you sip pretend tea with a smile?  Do you know the correct order of the Harry Potter books by heart?  

If you answered an enthusiastic "Yes!” to all these questions and meet the qualifications below, this job is especially built for you!  Apply now, and we’ll see you at the interview!

The successful applicant will be:

•    acquainted with resources for children’s literature for the purposes of selection
•    imaginative and energetic
•    familiar with homework support resources and children’s literature
•    able to plan and deliver engaging programs that support both childhood development and foster a love of reading
•    comfortable with the technologies necessary to help patrons navigate the library environment in person, by phone and online
•    bilingual Spanish / English

Our Children’s Department staff members work in a team environment, sharing the duties required to provide full information services to young patrons of all ages.

Educational requirement:  MLS from an ALA accredited school

Minimum work experience: 1 year working with children in a library

Position will be open until filled.

To apply send resume, cover letter, and completed application via e-mail to Lauren Rosenthal: HR@frvpld.info.

No phone calls, please. All application documents must be submitted electronically. Applications submitted in person or via US mail will not be considered.

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