The Stowe Free Library is seeking an energetic and creative individual to be our new Youth Librarian, assisting in fulfilling our mission: “To Welcome, To Inspire, To Enrich the Mind.” We are searching for an enthusiastic team player who inspires life-long learning in our youngest patrons and who enjoys working in a welcoming and professional environment. Our cherished municipal library houses a collection of 35,000 of items, reports 100,000 annual visits, and receives tremendous support from the community. The Town of Stowe is a quaint New England town that provides an excellent school system, fabulous four-season outdoor activities, and numerous cultural festivals for its 4,400 residents and seasonal visitors.
A master’s degree in library science with one year of experience in children’s programming is preferred. A bachelor’s degree and a Vermont Library Certification with three years of experience in a library working with children’s programming, or an equivalent combination thereof, are required. Must have working knowledge of computer systems, good verbal and written communications skills, supervisory skills, and the ability to work with children in positive and productive ways. Candidates must be able to perform detailed work and to lift and shelve books. This position is currently a full time position, includes evenings and Saturday hours, and comes with excellent benefits and a starting salary range of $18.75 – $21.50 per hour, contingent upon qualifications and experience.
A job description and employment application can be obtained on the Town of Stowe website: www.townofstowevt.org. Send employment application, letter of interest and resume to: Town of Stowe, Attn: Recruiter, PO Box 730, Stowe, VT 05672 or email [email protected] Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
—posted on April 15th, 2019