DATE ENTERED: October 4, 2018
POSITION: Library Associate (Children’s Services, Churchland Branch)
LOCATION: Portsmouth Public Library, VA
APPLY BY: No date specified

Job Status: Full-Time

Status: Accepting Applications

Details: Anticipated Hiring Range: $25,843 - $33,596

Participates in the planning and presentation of library programs, that may include Children’s Services programs for pre-school and school-age patrons, Summer Reading Programs, storytelling and craft activities; provides assistance to library personnel in the preparation of book displays, and bulletin boards that advertise public events and programs throughout the city or specific to the Children's Services department.

Schedules visits and tours by local schools, repairs and distributes books for the ‘Book by the Box Program; compiles data and statistics for maintaining library records and reports pertaining to designated program(s).

Performs other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree in Library Science, Education, or related field, and 3-5 years of experience working with children in an educational setting preferred; computer experience required; or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

Additional Information
Full-time employees for the City of Portsmouth will be enrolled in the Virginia Retirement System (VRS). Please be aware that participation in VRS includes a mandatory 5% contribution.

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