Program Assistant (Youth & Adult Programs) – Deborah Rawson Memorial Library (Jericho, VT)

Unleash your creativity! Help shape Jericho’s next big library event. Dive into the world of books, laughter, and learning as the Deborah Rawson Memorial Library’s Program Assistant!

Part-time (15 hrs./week), $17/hour. Sick time, vacation time

Responsibilities:

  • Work the circulation desk Thursdays from 1-3 pm. You may have the option of extra hours at the circulation desk as a substitute for other staff.
  • Collaborate with the Library Director and Youth Librarian to develop programs for both youth and adults.
  • Plan and host adult programs that align with community interests and needs, leveraging your creativity.
  • Design promotional materials (flyers, online content) that effectively give program details and generate excitement.
  • Manage the monthly newsletter and calendar of events, ensuring clear and timely communication with library patrons.
  • Assist with youth and adult programs to ensure a great experience for everyone.

Qualifications:

  • Passion for libraries & diverse communities.
  • Excellent communication, organizational skills.
  • Detail-oriented, creative, and proactive.
  • Proficiency in computers and software, including Mail Chimp, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Publisher), WordPress, and Canva.
  • Familiarity with Facebook and Instagram.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Flexible evenings & weekends.

Adaptable learners with a willingness to develop new skills are encouraged to apply.

About the Deborah Rawson Memorial Library:
The Deborah Rawson Memorial Library is a vibrant community hub for Jericho and Underhill, VT, dedicated to enriching lives through access to information, ideas, and enriching experiences for people of all ages. We foster a welcoming environment where everyone can learn, share, and create.

Ready to join the adventure? Send your cover letter, resume, and a list of three references by February 13th.

Deborah Rawson Memorial Library
8 River Road
Jericho, VT, 05465
Attn: Holly Hall

Or email drawsonmemlib@gmail.com

We are an equal opportunity employer.

– Posted 1/28/24