Employment at the WPPL
All professional and paraprofessional openings will be listed at www.wppl.org. Some positions may also be listed in appropriate online listings such as the Employ Florida Marketplace.
Community Librarian - posted July 23; closes August 6
Community Librarian - Librarian I - posted July 24; closes August 6
Reporting to the Assistant Director, the Community Librarian oversees volunteer coordination and community outreach projects. This dynamic and experienced professional will lead all elements of volunteer services in the organization while creating and delivering innovative outreach solutions to the community.
Oversee all aspects of the Librarys volunteer program, including recruitment, training, placement, scheduling and appreciation.
Work closely with all volunteers and volunteer groups to enhance their efforts
Plan community building events and classes to encourage volunteer and community participation
Assist with development, ongoing maintenance and marketing of Library projects
Where appropriate, represent the Library in the community at events, meetings or on community boards
Abide by the Service Philosophy and Code of Ethics, the Library staff manual and other Library practices
Uphold the American Library Association Freedom to Read and Freedom to View
Other duties as assigned
MLS/MLIS from an ALA accredited institution
Experience providing library services
Ability to learn and use new technologies
Availability for select nights and weekends
Effective communication skills
Experience working with volunteers
Valid Florida driver license
Ability to participate in strenuous physical activity, including cycling and walking
Enthusiasm for teamwork
Flexibility in work schedule
Excellent attention to detail
Exemplary customer service
Ability to work well with all ages
40 hours/week; nights and weekends required as duties and events dictate
Starting at $34,000/yr DOQ
15 days paid vacation; 11 paid holidays; accrue 8 hours sick leave per month; paid basic-level health, dental, life and ADD, and long-term disability insurance; able to join 401K with 4% match; Roth IRA option.
Closing date: Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 9 p.m.
Apply with resume and cover letter to:
Sabrina Smith, Assistant Director
460 E. New England Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789
No phone calls, please.