Temporary Reference Librarian (Adult/Teen/Children)

Duties/Description
The Watertown Free Public Library is seeking temporary librarians to work on the Adult Services, Teen, and Children's reference desks of our busy library.

Duties include providing reader's advisory and reference services, troubleshooting technology problems, library  projects as directed by supervisor, and understanding and enforcing library policies.

Temporary librarians are put on our call list and are called to work shifts as needed to cover sick leave, vacations,maternity leave, and Sunday shifts. The most frequently needed shift is Sunday from 1-5.


Qualifications
The ideal candidate has an MLS or is halfway through an MLS program, has library experience, and is comfortable learning
and explaining technology, particularly digital media, ereaders, and other digital devices. Those wishing to work in the Teen or Children's Department should also have experience working with those populations.

Salary: $21.72/hour

Closing Date
Please send cover letter, resume, and completed application to Caitlin Browne, Assistant Director
at wfpljobs@watertown-ma.gov. You may also apply online here.

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