Part-time Library Assistant
An Excellent Opportunity for Library Science Student!
Trinity-Pawling, a leading boarding school, is a close-knit community with approximately 100 employees and 300 students. Our activities and efforts are focused on our mission which is to educate and instill a value system that prepares young men to be contributing members of society amidst the challenges of the ever challenging world.
Currently, we are seeking a Part-Time Library Assistant for the Gardiner Library and Learning Commons to work approximately 10-15 hours per week. The hours are flexible but will mostly be on the weekend: Saturdays from 8 am to Noon, and Sundays from Noon to 5 pm. Some additional hours may be needed.
Supervise students using the library and the computer lab space
Assist students and staff to locate and check out books and materials
Assist students and staff with equipment such as printer/copy machine, laminating machine, etc.
Perform a variety of clerical duties, such as processing and maintaining library media
Help maintain the physical appearance and ease of use of the library
Evaluate and maintain orderliness of shelved materials: shelve books, periodicals, and newspapers
Assist in implementation of new Maker Space/Innovation Lab
Promote the interest of students by being a good role model: establishing and reinforcing clear boundaries and guidelines, encouraging students’ autonomy and independence, and acting in a transparent manner.
Perform other duties as may be required.
Ideal candidates will have strong interpersonal and organizational skills and interest in library management. Prior experience is a plus but not necessary. In addition, all candidates must meet the physical demands of the position, which may include sitting for prolonged periods of time at a desk or computer workstation, using repetitive arm, hand, and finger movements, traveling on uneven terrain, climbing/descending stairs, standing for long periods of time, and carrying up to 50 pounds.
How to Apply
Please email your resume & cover letter to Amy Foster, Director of the Gardiner Library and Learning Commons: email@example.com
All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.
Trinity-Pawling School is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, marital status, disability or veteran status. Discrimination based on any of the above groups is strictly prohibited. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, compensation, promotion, transfer, training, leave of absence, and termination.