Open Positions

Early Childhood Librarian (FT)

The library is seeking to hire a full-time employee to assume the Early Childhood Librarian position.

 

The ideal candidate will have a background in early childhood education, early literacy, and/or library instruction.

 

Duties include, but are not limited to: 

  • Program scheduling, preparation, and implementation

  • Weekly storytimes for multiple age groups

  • Working with patrons, primarily parents and children 

  • Maintenance of library collections for children

  • Engagement with educational organizations within Grant County

 

Educational programming focuses on three main areas:  

  • Storytime (ECRR2 preferred) 

  • Reading literacy and efficiency 

  • Growth and development of children birth to 5

 

Education: Master’s degree in Library Science or related field preferred. 

Experience: Public librarianship and/or early childhood education preferred

Salary: Commensurate with work and education, annual salary begins at $39,500.00 

Job Type: Full time 

Hours: Includes evenings and weekends. 

 

Application forms are available at the library or online by clicking here. Completed applications must include a resume and three (3) professional references.

 

Send application to:

Angie Gabbard
Grant County Public Library
201 Barnes Rd
Williamstown, KY 41097

or employment@grantlib.org, subject line Early Childhood Librarian

Deadline: Sunday, August 14, 2022.

Adult Services Manager (FT)

Grant County Public Library is seeking to hire a full-time Adult Services Manager. 

 

The ideal candidate should have a background in library reference and research, library collections management, and educational programming for adults. 

 

Duties include, but are not limited to: 

  • Reference and information services

  • Collections maintenance and management 

  • Scheduling performers and presenters who fall outside the scope of librarianship 

  • Supervision of at least one Adult Services staff 

 

Educational programming focuses on three main areas:  

  • Library skills (e.g. catalog use, database use, information literacy, etc.) 

  • Reading literacy and efficiency 

  • Workforce development (e.g. Microsoft office skills, job application skills, etc.) 

 

Education: Master’s degree in Library Science or related field preferred. 

Experience: Three (3) or more years in a managerial position preferred

Salary: Commensurate with work and education, annual salary begins at $42,000.00 

Job Type: Full time 

Hours: Includes evenings and weekends. 

Application forms are available at the library or online by clicking here. Completed applications must include a resume and three (3) professional references. 

 

Send application to: 

Angie Gabbard 
Grant County Public Library 
201 Barnes Rd 
Williamstown, KY 41097 

 

or employment@grantlib.org, subject line: Adult Services Manager. 

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