Children’s Librarian, Full Time

Employment Opportunities

Children’s Librarian, Full Time –Full Description 

Are you passionate about working with children and devoted to inspiring their curiosity? New Canaan Library seeks a friendly, highly motivated, creative Children’s Librarian for our active Children’s Library. The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast-paced environment as part of a collaborative team, will have a deep, broad knowledge of children’s literature and has experience working with children ages birth to twelve.

If you are excited about building strong relationships with children and families; planning, organizing and delivering innovative library services; selecting and curating children’s collections; nurturing a lifelong love of reading; developing excellent programs and creating great partnerships with community organizations, then New Canaan Library would love to hear from you!

We offer a supportive team environment with a shared passion for delivering extraordinary service to our families with a competitive benefits package and a starting salary above the state minimum.

A relevant Master’s from an ALA accredited institution is required; a concentration in Youth Services is preferred.

The 35-hour/week full-time role includes some evening and weekend work. If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to [email protected] by 15 October 2020