DATE ENTERED: May 10, 2019
POSITION: Librarian – Part-Time
LOCATION: Staunton Public Library, Staunton, VA
APPLY BY: Application deadline is May 31, 2019.


City of Staunton
Staunton Public Library
Librarian – Part-Time

The Staunton Public Library is accepting applications for a part-time professional Librarian to join the library’s dynamic management team. Duties include staffing the reference desk, contributing to collection management, and acting as an evening and weekend shift supervisor for staff and the facility.

Requires ALA-accredited Master of Library Science. MLIS graduate students within 6 months of graduation will be considered. Must have experience with online databases, digital collections, collection development, reference service, and computer troubleshooting.
Position works 20 hours per week: Thursday 5-9 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. $20.69/hour, no benefits. Start date July 1. Please visit www.staunton.va.us to apply and include a cover letter and resume with your City of Staunton application. Application deadline is May 31, 2019.

About Staunton Public Library: Staunton Public Library has an annual circulation of over 373,000 and serves over 19,000 registered card holders in Staunton and the surrounding communities. It is also home to the Talking Book Center, which is a sub-regional library of the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped and provides free public library service to area citizens who are unable to read standard print material. The Staunton Public Library is a member of the Valley Libraries Connection with Augusta County and Waynesboro Public Libraries. To learn more about our recent activity, view our Fiscal Year 2018 annual report online: https://www.ci.staunton.va.us/home/showdocument?id=5850

The City of Staunton is located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley at the crossroads of Interstate-81 and Interstate-64. Staunton offers a wide range of healthcare, education, and cultural amenities, with a relatively low cost of living, and is known for its history, architecture, arts & culture, and culinary delights. Come join our team of professionals dedicated to serving this dynamic city and its citizens.