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Part-Time Librarian Trainee - Plainview-old Bethpage Public Library

October 08, 2019 11:57 AM | Erin Hunter (Administrator)


The Plainview-old Bethpage Public Library is seeking a Librarian Trainee to work in an active children's department (The Family Center). The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic about working with children and possess a strong foundation in children's literature, online database searching, and current technologies. Outstanding customer service and teamwork skills are expected. 

Responsibilities include: 

  • Providing reader's advisory and reference assistance using print, non-print, and electronic sources
  • Assisting patrons with technology, i.e. down loading eBooks and audio books
  • Performing librarian-related tasks necessary to carry out the department's functions
  • Providing a welcoming atmosphere for all library visitors 

Librarian trainee must be enrolled in an accredited graduate program of Library Studies. An interest in children's services is preferable. 

The position requires two Saturdays a month and additional hours during the week. Flexibility and the ability to work evenings are essential. 

Please contact Mrs. Pat Pollack, Department Manager, Family Center at 516-938-0077 ext. 235. 

999 Old Country Road
Plainview, NY 11803
516 938 0077
fax 516 938 8534

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627 N. Sunrise Service Road
Bellport NY, 11713
Phone: (631) 675-1570

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