Library Assistant – Children’s Services, MAIN Branch, Lagrange, KY
Institution: Oldham County Public Library
Location: 308 Yager Ave. LaGrange, KY 40031
Type of Position: part-time; non-exempt
Schedule: Position (B) 19.50 Hours
Tuesdays12:45pm - 7:15pm (6.0 hrs. / .5 meal)
Thursdays 12:45pm - 7:15pm (6.0 hrs. / .5 meal)
Alt. Saturdays 9:15am – 5:15 pm (7.5 hrs./ .5 meal)
Salary: Starting at $10.05
Benefits: Sick and Vacation leave
Start Date: as soon as possible
Overview: Supports the library’s mission by (1) assisting customers in the use of library materials and services; (2) carrying out circulation procedures (3), checking library materials in and out and registering new card holders, and (4) assisting other library staff with variety of library and collection maintenance tasks as assigned.
Education, Training, and Experience
High school diploma or GED and public service work experience. Experience working with children and families.
Immediate Supervisor: Children’s Circulation Supervisor or Person-In-Charge
COVID-19 Changes/Additions to Job Description:
This position works inside the library building performing circulation functions and assisting patrons. Masks must be worn at all times unless on break in the lunch room. Six feet of physical distance from patrons and coworkers is expected at all times. At this time, patrons over 5 years old are required to wear masks in the building. This requirement is enforced by library staff. All staff are expected to follow the library’s established procedures surrounding COVID-19. These may change as the pandemic evolves and new direction is received from state government. This position may be asked to participate in occasional virtual department meetings while at home in lieu of coming into the building. A smartphone or personal computer may be used to participate in these meetings. At this time the library has no schedule for returning to indoor programming.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Skills, Knowledge, Abilities:
Status: This part-time position may require some evening and weekend work. The Library Assistant generally works an established schedule. Additional hours may be provided on a temporary basis for staff substitution, staff training, and/or special projects. Additional staff time may be offered at the discretion of the Supervisor.
If you meet the qualifications and would like to apply for one of these positions please submit application, resume and cover letter to the following:
Children’s Service Librarian
Oldham County Public Library
308 Yager Avenue
LaGrange, KY 40031