Library Director (Waitsfield, VT)

Located in the beautiful Mad River Valley, the Joslin Library serves the towns of Waitsfield and Fayston. It enjoys strong community support, an active, forward-looking board, a talented staff, and dedicated volunteers. The Joslin Library is poised to begin a new phase of its 100+ year existence with an expansion that will double its size and incorporate a new Children’s Room, flexible space for increased programming, and renovated existing space. A uniquely strong collaborative relationship exists among the three Mad River Valley Libraries, allowing for innovative and cost-effective approaches to programming and resources.

Responsibilities include collection development, programming, technology supervision, staffing, reporting to the Board, working with the Friends of the Library in fundraising and program development, and library promotion. The successful candidate will foster strong community relationships, work well with all ages, and have strong verbal and written communication skills. A Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited program or VT Library Certification is preferred but not required.

Submit cover letter, resume, and references to Jean Joslin, Board Chair, at jjoslin@accessvt.com or P.O. Box 359 Waitsfield, VT 05673.

School Librarian (Bristol, VT)

Bristol Elementary School is seeking a full time librarian to start for the 2018-2019 school year.

Responsibilities include management of all media and library technology services. We seek a dynamic, energetic individual who loves books and learning, teaching classes to students K-6 on various library skills, managing the library resources, dedication to providing a safe and respectful learning environment for students through our PBIS model, and ordering and cataloging library/media materials electronically.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in the Readers Workshop model for literacy instruction, and can provide instruction to scholars as well as support to educators. Applicants with a background in literacy are preferred.

  • Vermont Certification with appropriate endorsements
  • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
  • Bachelor degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Apply via SchoolSpring here.

Library/Media Specialist (Wilmington, VT)

Southern Valley Unified Union District, serving two locations in southern Vt (Halifax and Readsboro) has an opening for a Library Media/Technology Specialist for the 2018-2019 school year.

This position is 4 days per week, 7 hours per day during the school year.

PRIMARY PURPOSE:

Supervise and manage the school library/media centers. Provide services and resources that allow students to develop skills in locating, evaluating, synthesizing, and using information to solve problems. Serve as teacher, materials expert, technology expert, and curriculum adviser to ensure that library/media center is integrated into the instructional programs of the school.

Successful candidate must have a strong background in children’s and young adult literature, inquiry, reference, audio visual, computer literacy skills, and digital learning. Ability to collaborate with teachers and positively interact with student population a must. The successful candidate will hold a VT Library-Media Specialist endorsement and ideally would have an Educational Technology Specialist endorsement.

Apply via SchoolSpring here.

Head of Youth Services (New London, NH)

Summary

Tracy Memorial Library in New London, NH seeks a creative, energetic professional with a passion for providing excellent library service to children and teens. The Head of Youth Services instills a love of reading, libraries, and learning by providing a welcoming atmosphere, delivering quality programming, and maintaining an outstanding collection through traditional and innovative methods.  Read More

Library Media Specialist (North Troy , VT)

The Troy School has an opening for a Library Media Specialist (60%) to begin the
2018-2019 school year.

Position Goal: To administer a program that is integrated with the school curriculum and supports the educational mission of the school, with a focus on digital citizenship. The job involves several components: administrative, educational, technical, and professional. A strong background and understanding of both elementary school literacy and instructional technology is required for this position.

Salary & Benefits: As per Teacher’s negotiated agreement. Candidates must have or be
eligible for a Vermont Agency of Education’s Library Media Specialist License.

Interested candidates must submit a letter of interest; resume listing three current references (or 3 current letters of reference); copies of transcripts and a copy of appropriate Vermont  licensure via Schoolspring.com (preferred) or to:

Nancy Griffith, Human Resources Coordinator
NCSU
121 Duchess Avenue, Ste A
Newport, VT 05855
or via email: nancy.griffith@ncsuvt.org

Application deadline: The application-screening process will begin immediately and continue until  position is filled.

Criminal Record and Child Abuse Neglect Registry Checks are required.

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Library Assistant (Royalton, VT)

Immediate job opening: The Royalton Memorial Library in So. Royalton VT is looking for a part time library assistant. The time commitment is 24 hrs. plus some Saturdays are required.  This position requires basic computer skills and internet search skills. Other responsibilities include covering the circulation desk, program facilitation, publicity & assisting patrons with digital & print resources.  The ideal candidate will demonstrate a desire to work with all age groups with a courteous, pleasant and professional demeanor. There is a need for the ability to push & pull library carts full of books and perform light lifting.  Preference will be given to candidates with a VT Library Cert., MLIS degree or Bachelor’s degree & previous library experience. Please send a cover letter, resume & references to the Library Director, Marianne Pysarchyk: librarian@royaltonlibrary.org by April 23.

 

Head of Children’s Services (Bedford, NH)

 The Bedford Public Library is seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic and creative individual to lead our Children’s Services department. We are a busy, customer-service oriented library with over 950 children who participate in our Summer Reading Program. We are seeking a friendly person who enjoys working with children and their caregivers, has a collaborative leadership style and is dedicated to innovative programming and strong community partnerships. Read More

Reference/Special Collections Librarian (Portsmouth, NH)

The Portsmouth Public Library in Portsmouth, NH is hiring a full time, professional reference/special collections librarian. For details please visit: https://www.cityofportsmouth.com/hr/job-opportunities#lrd

Candidates must possess a Master’s Degree in Library Science and/or an equivalent combination of education and relevant library experience.  Candidate should have experience processing and managing special collections and archival materials.  He/she must have a good understanding of library automation systems, Microsoft Office applications, internet resources and be comfortable working with a wide range of information technology devices. Position includes some evening and weekend hours…

Email materials to jobs@cityofportsmouth.com.

Download City application here: http://files.cityofportsmouth.com/hr/applicationform.pdf

VT Certified Librarian (Barre, VT)

Barre Town Middle & Elementary School (BTMES) is seeking a VT certified librarian for the first 12 weeks of the 2018-2019 school year. This good work would begin on Tuesday, August 21 and run through Thursday, November 15. This position provides library media services, instructions and lessons to students in grades K-6 while overseeing the daily management and routines of the school library that is accessed by students through 8th grade and staff as well, with the assistance of a library-assigned paraprofessional.

Interested in learning more about this long-term sub opportunity? Please submit your application via SchoolSpring and include a copy of your current certification.

For more information or to apply, please see: https://www.schoolspring.com/job.cfm?jid=2896830

School Librarian (Richmond, VT)

Richmond Elementary School is seeking a full time librarian to fill a position for the 2018-2019 school year. Responsibilities include management of all media and library technology services along with scheduling and working side by side with a host of school volunteers. We seek a dynamic, energetic individual who loves books and learning, teaching classes to students Prek-4th on various library skills as well as reading aloud, managing the library website, internet search engines, working directly with faculty and staff on research projects, Dedication to providing a safe and respectful learning environment for students through our PBIS model, and ordering and cataloging library/media materials electronically. Read More