DATE ENTERED: July 7, 2017
POSITION: Partnership and Programs Librarian
LOCATION: Arlington Public Library, Arlington, VA
APPLY BY:  July 20, 2017

SALARY: $55,660.80 – $89,107.20 Annually

POSITION INFORMATION: Arlington County’s Central Library is looking for a Librarian with a passion for programming and exemplary customer service to help shape the future of the Library’s public programming and partnerships. This position will also participate in other adult services operational responsibilities and general Library functions.

Duties include:  

  • Working with a system-wide team to plan and deliver programming;
  • Building partnerships with area organizations and businesses;
  • Working with internal and county partners to create new initiatives and partnerships;
  • Providing reference, information and reader’s advisory services and assisting patrons in the use of Library resources; and
  • Collecting, collating, and organizing statistics for presentations and reports.
  • The ideal candidate will be creative, community-focused, energetic, possess strong collaboration, leadership, and communication skills and be knowledgeable about current and emerging trends in programming and creating partnerships in public libraries.

QUALIFICATIONS: Education: Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited college or university. Experience: Up to three years of experience of serving in a Librarian role that included developing, implementing, coordinating and promoting library programs and services. Applicants may be hired up to the senior level which requires 3 years, or may be hired at lower levels with 1 year required at entry level, and two years at the journey level.

Preference may be given to candidates with experience coordinating volunteers and staff members work, delivering innovate programming, and/or providing customer service. with a strong background in doing outreach to the community.

Online application required: