Programs & Community Outreach Librarian
The Boston Public Library is accepting applications for Programs & Community Outreach Librarian at the Fields Corner Branch. The Programs & Community Outreach Librarian performs any and all phases of work in support of neighborhood programming and outreach services in library and non-library locations.Salary: $46,274 - $62,419, DOQ. Competitive benefits.Minimum Qualifications:1. Education - Bachelor's degree from a recognized college or university and a master's degree in library and information science from an ALA accredited library school. Two years of professional library experience including substantial experience in public programming.2. Experience - Significant programming experience. Knowledge of broad-based library programming practices, including current trends in youth and adult services. Excellent knowledge of online communications and social networking tools.3. Requirements -Some evening and weekend hours consistent with branch hours. Weekly schedule varies based on scheduled programs and events. Ability to travel to BPL locations as well as to off-site locations.Employment Requirements: 1. Ability to exercise good judgment and focus on detail as required by the job.2. Residency – Must be a resident of the City of Boston upon the first day of hire.3. CORI – Must successfully clear a Criminal Offenders Record Information check with the City of Boston.Complete job description and application available at: www.cityofboston.gov/OHR/careercenter.aspDeadline for application: January 31, 2014In compliance with Federal and State Equal Employment Laws, Equal opportunity will be afforded to all applicants regardless of race, color, sex, age, religious creed, disability, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, ex-offender status, prior psychiatric treatment or military status.