Kindle a love of learning in our youngest community members! Apply to be the Children's Services Coordinator and oversee a vibrant department dedicated to our babies, children, and tweens.
The Joseph T. Simpson Public Library in Mechanicsburg, PA is seeking an individual to plan, implement, and manage public library programs, collections, and services for preschool and school age children. The successful candidate will foster a professional, positive, team-oriented working relationship with library staff, board members, and volunteers. Coordinator supervises four part-time children’s programmers.
Full Time (37.5 hours per week)
Annual salary of $27,000 - $29,000, depending on experience
Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education or Elementary Education required.
Master’s degree in Library Science preferred.
Supervisory experience and experience with children in a library or education setting preferred.
Must have FBI criminal history, Pennsylvania Child Abuse, and Pennsylvania State Police Criminal History clearances that qualify the individual for employment as outlined in the library system’s Employee Clearances policy.
How to Apply
Email cover letter, resume and three references to Sue Erdman, Excecutive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org with APPLICATION FOR CHILDREN’S SERVICES COORDINATOR in the subject line of the email.
Or mail to:
Sue Erdman, Executive Director
Joseph T. Simpson Public Library
16 N Walnut St
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
Deadline to apply is September 21, 2019. Position available immediately.
Children’s Services Coordinator Job Description (PDF, 64KB, 2 pages)
Questions? Contact Executive Director Sue Erdman at email@example.com or 717-766-0171, ext. 233.
About the Joseph T. Simpson Public Library
Year ending 2018
18.45 FTE Staff
25,526 Registered borrowers
$119,010 Materials budget (all - 2019)
$24,000 Materials budget (children’s - 2019)
107,633 Collection size (all)
36,699 Collection size (children’s)
537,726 Circulation (all)
201,561 Circulation (children’s)
3105 Number of programs (all)
2759 Number of programs (children’s)
55,778 Program attendance (all)
49,587 Program attendance (children’s)
48,089 Service area population
Mission: Joseph T. Simpson Public Library is a community center for learning and leisure.