Reference Librarian - Deptford Township Library

The Reference Librarian will be responsible for reference services and adult/young adult programming. Job responsibilities also include, but are not limited to: collection development, community outreach, teaching basic computer and technology classes, promoting events and services through social media, and collecting statistics in order to improve our services and program offerings. We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate who is passionate about helping patrons with their information and technology needs. Our ideal candidate has excellent customer service and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with patrons and staff.

Qualifications/Requirements: 

An MLS/MLIS degree from an ALA accredited institution, a New Jersey Professional Librarian Certificate (or the qualifications to obtain a certificate by the end of 2019), and a valid NJ driver's license are required.

Deptford Township Residency is required within a year of employment.

Notices: 
Deptford Township Residency is required within a year of employment. The Deptford Free Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
MLS or Library School Required: 
Yes
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Gloucester
Job Focus: 
Public/Adult Services
Compensation: 
Recent graduates are encouraged to apply! This position is full time, 35hr/week, with some evening and Saturday shifts. Salary dependent upon experience. Generous medical benefits offered. Continuing professional development and educational opportunities provided, including membership in ALA and NJLA.
How To Apply:: 

Please submit your resume, cover letter, and professional references to Library Director, Jenna McAndrews, mcandrewsj@deptfordpubliclibrary.org or mail to:

Jenna McAndrews
Library Director
Deptford Free Public Library
670 Ward Dr.
Deptford, NJ 08096