Employment Opportunity

Programming Specialist

Royal Center – Boone Township Public Library is accepting applications for a part-time (6 -10 hrs. per week) position to assist with Children and Adult Programming. The primary function of this position is to plan, coordinate, conduct, and evaluate programming events.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Interested applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Strong computer skills including internet, standard office applications, and smart devices.
  • Must be organized, enthusiastic, and work well with all age groups
  • Excellent communication skills

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coordinates program planning and service delivery for all ages.
  • Prepares regular reports on programming services for the Library Director.
  • Occasional evening and weekend shifts required
  • Satisfactory criminal history background check appropriate for working with children

OTHER DUTIES

  • Respond to inquiries and provide customer service, assistance and instruction to library patrons; interprets library rules, policies, and procedures to the public
  • Assist patrons in selecting appropriate children’s, teen, and adult materials
  • Assist with other projects and activities as needed
  • Provide technical support with public computers, e-readers, and tablets by troubleshooting user problems

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Good Customer Service
  • Able to work as a Team Member
  • Communicates ideas and thoughts clearly, accurately, and respectfully
  • Willing to take on new challenges and responsibilities
  • Portrays a positive image of the Library
  • Strong computer skills
  • Flexibility of schedule, occasional evening and weekend shift required
  • Organization skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to think logically and follow directions

Interested applicants will submit application and 3 references to royalcenterlib@frontier.com or mail required documents to Royal Center-Boone Twp. Library, PO Box 459, Royal Center, IN 46978. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Employment Application available at the library during regular business hours.

Royal Center-Boone Township Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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September Programming 2017

  • Coffee Time Tuesdays – join us each Tuesday morning at 10:30 to visit with old friends and make new ones.
  • Knit & Crochet Club – Whether just learning and still have questions or if you are an expert at needle crafting, join us on the 1st Thursday of each month at 11:30 AM to share projects, patterns, and get help/advice on something you are working on. This month we meet on 9/7.
  • Kid’s Craft – Thursday, 14th at 3:30 p.m. This month we are going to color and decorate scarecrow faces.
  • Book Club Tuesdays, 9/19 at 10:30 a.m. – meetings take place on the 3rd Tuesday of each month during Coffee Time hour. This month everyone is reading a mystery of their choice and will share the contents and recommendation of their book with the group.
  • LEGO Group – now that school is back in session, the LEGO lovers will be meeting at least once per month. This month we are getting together on Thursday 9/21 @ 3:30 p.m.
  • Adult Craft – Tuesday, 26th at 10:30 a.m. during our Coffee Time we will decorate plastic pumpkins using Modge-Podge and scrap-book paper. Join us for creativity, coffee and good company!