Early Childhood Specialist - Part-time (24 hours per week)
West Bloomfield Township Library
Location: West Bloomfield, Michigan
Type: Part Time
Salary: $24.40 to $27.46
BENEFITS: Deferred compensation plan, additional voluntary deferred compensation plan; Employee Assistance Plan; vacation; holiday; personal and sick leave; paid memberships in professional associations.
WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY POSITION OPENING - WESTACRES BRANCH
POSITION: Early Childhood Specialist - Part-time (24 hours per week) Includes evening and weekend hours (Saturday/Sunday)
RESPONSIBILITIES: Extensive programming for children ages birth to five, parents and caregivers; outreach activities; some reference and readers’ advisory; some collection development. See: http://www.wblib.org/aboutus/employment.php for additional information regarding qualifications, responsibilities, and the application form.
BEGINNING HOURLY RATE: $24.40 to $27.46 depending on qualifications.
DEADLINE: Wednesday, September 20, 2023
APPLICATION: Cover letter, resume, online application form, and three professional work-related references to be submitted online at http://www.wblib.org/aboutus/employment.php
QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in child development or Bachelor’s degreein education with emphasis on early childhood; 1-2 years of experience working with children ages birth to five years old, preferably in an educational or library setting; experience and expertise in programming, especially for parents, caregivers and children from birth to five; strong interpersonal skills.
The West Bloomfield Township Public Library is an award-winning library serving over 70,000 residents across West Bloomfield, Keego Harbor, Orchard Lake, and Sylvan Lake in Southeast Michigan. The Main Library is located on West Bloomfield's Civic Center Campus while the smaller Westacres Branch is located in the historic Westacres neighborhood. The Library's mission is to educate, empower, inspire, and entertain our diverse community. Learn more at wblib.org.