Library Associate- Anne Arundel County Public Library

Position: Library Associate
Location: Anne Arundel County Public Library
Salary range: $38,246 – $61,762

Originally posted on the Maryland Library Association listserv.

Multiple Openings
Position type: Full-time
Hours per week: 37.50
Grade: 12GA
Salary range: $38,246 – $61,762

Minimum Requirements:

  • Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with Bachelor’s degree awarded plus one year experience in one of the following areas: library service, teaching, social service work, or a related setting. Experience in Microsoft Office and searching the Internet in a windows environment is required.
  • Preferred Requirements: Preference will be given to candidates that have experience in early childhood development or working with children as a teacher, child care provider or similar.
  • Special Requirements: Attainment of eligibility under Bylaw 1305.04.03 of the Maryland State Board of Education as Library Associate and complete Library Associate Training Institute within 24 months following appointment; and ability to maintain eligibility by completing 90 contact hours of training every 5 years.

Provides library services, including reference, readers’ advisory, programming and outreach, and library instruction to the public of all ages. Work requires maintaining considerable expertise in the use of information technology, including, but not limited to databases, email, downloadable e-books, e-audio and the internet. May assume responsibility for branch operations as designated person in charge in absence of management.

Start date will be late October or mid-November 2017.