Adult Programming & Engagement Specialist – Pierson Library (Shelburne, VT)

Job Posting: Adult Programming & Engagement Specialist
Location: Pierson Library (Shelburne, VT)
Application Deadline: October 23, 2023

Are you a creative, enthusiastic, and community-focused individual with a passion for designing and delivering engaging programs for adults? Do you have a knack for bringing people together through innovative events and activities? If so, we’re looking for you to join our team at the Pierson Library as our Adult Programming & Engagement Specialist.

About Us:
At the Pierson Library, we believe in the power of learning, gathering, and celebrating community. We are dedicated to creating a vibrant and inclusive environment that fosters connection, growth, and engagement among our adult patrons. Our library is a hub for lifelong learning, creativity, and community building, and we are seeking a dynamic individual to lead our adult programming initiatives.

Position Summary:
As the Adult Programming & Engagement Specialist, you will play a pivotal role in developing, organizing, and facilitating an exciting array of programs, services, and outreach initiatives tailored to our adult audience. Your creativity and innovation will shine as you create opportunities for connection, education, and entertainment. This full-time (40 hours a week), in-person position includes a rotation of evening and weekend hours to accommodate the needs of our community.

Salary & Benefits: Starting salary of $40,500 plus benefits and participation in VMERS.

Application Process: To apply, please submit your cover letter, resume, three references, and town application ( to Michael Hibben at by October 23, 2023. We look forward to welcoming a new team member who will help us create vibrant and engaging experiences for our adult patrons at Pierson Library.

Full Job description: A full job description can be viewed on our website at:

– Posted 10/3/23

Adult Services Circulation Manager – Brooks Memorial Library (Brattleboro, VT)

Title: Adult Services Circulation Manager

Department: Brooks Memorial Library

Nature of work:

Establishes a welcoming first impression of the library through management of the circulation functions, ensuring effective and efficient library operations and service. Duties involve managing and overseeing all aspects of library adult services: circulation, scheduling, training and supervising clerks and volunteers. Assists with reference and reader’s advisory. Takes a leadership role in promotion of library services and programs. Participates in the supervisor team with librarians and Library Director. Facilitates a collaborative, cooperative work environment. Initiates projects, manages teams and motivates staff and volunteers.

Work Schedule: Monday – Friday including Saturdays in schedule rotation and 1 evening per week for 37.5 hours per week.

Wage: Step 1 $25.26 per hour.

Please visit our benefits portal to review our amazing competitive benefits program.

Accepting applications through September 16, 2023.

External applicants: Apply by visiting our career site:
or by clicking on the Employment Opportunities tab on our home page

– Posted 9/2/23

Assistant Director / Adult Service Librarian – Stowe Free Library (Stowe, VT)

The Stowe Free Library is seeking to hire a full-time Assistant Director/Adult Services Librarian who is dedicated, friendly, and customer service oriented with exceptional attention to detail.

To Welcome…To Inspire…To Enrich the Mind  – The Stowe Free Library is a beautiful mid-19th century building with a 21st century attitude proudly serving the Stowe community with engaging library programming for all ages. The Library is dedicated to promoting literacy and lifelong learning; bridging the digital divide; and offering the opportunity for everyone in our community to feel welcomed, explore personal growth, and indulge in the love of reading

The Assistant Director plans, develops and provides adult library programming as well as assists the Director with goal setting, library planning and collection development, as well as supports overall library operations.

The individual selected will have demonstrated administrative skills managing library functions through its vision, goals and strategic plan.  They will have budgeting and supervisory experience as well as advanced technology skills.  The Assistant Director/Adult Services Librarian will contribute to a safe, respectful and collaborative team culture through positive role modeling and strong communications skills.

A master’s degree in library science or related field, with three years of experience in library operations, budgeting and employee supervision is preferred, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Pay range is $26.72-$30.06, dependent upon experience.  Includes evening shifts with occasional weekend shifts as well.  The Town of Stowe currently offers an excellent benefit package including health and dental insurance, paid leave, a generously matched retirement plan, life insurance and more.

If you have a passion to Welcome, Inspire and Enrich the mind, please do not hesitate to apply.

Job description and employment application can be obtained at:   Submit application, letter of interest, resume, references, and salary requirements to: Town of Stowe, c/o HR Director, PO Box 730, Stowe, VT 05672 or by email   Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  The Town of Stowe is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

– Posted 1/18/23