Roxbury Free Library

 

Roxbury Free Library
Roxbury Free Library

1491 Roxbury Rd, Roxbury, VT 05669
PO Box 95, Roxbury VT 05669-0095
Email: librarian@roxburyfreelibrary.org
Website: roxburyfreelibrary.org

Hours
Tuesday 10:00 – 6:00
Wednesday 8:00 – 11:00
Thursday 2:00 – 7:00
Saturday 10:00 – 1:00

The Town of Roxbury is fortunate to have its own library. The Library’s collection contains over 5,800 volumes, and circulates 2,340 items per year. The Library serves a population of approximately 691 residents, and holds a number of events throughout the year, including ArtsBus. It also provides outreach service for patrons who are unable to come to the library.

The Roxbury Free Library has one public-access computer. The library has free WIFI, and a restroom for patrons, as well as connection to the Collaborative Libraries Of VERmont (CLOVER) system, providing access to inter-library loan programs.

Services and programs include Preschool Story Time, monthly adult book discussions,
Summer Reading programs and special educational programs and classes.

The Library is run by a part-time librarian and volunteers, and is funded by the Town and by community donations.

SEEKING: CANDIDATE FOR ROXBURY LIBRARY SUBSTITUTE

The Roxbury Free Library seeks a qualified candidate for the Library Substitute Position.

Qualifications: At least 18 years of age. High school degree required. Basic computer skills. Excellent customer service skills.

The Library Substitute will be responsible for providing basic library service without assistance from other library staff after adequate training. Job duties include completing basic circulation tasks, providing patrons with support and guidance with computer resources, offering reader advisory, providing basic help with reference questions, a willingness and ability to promote RFL services, and giving attention to the library’s physical needs while on shift . The substitute needs to be able to implement RFL policy and procedure in the absence of other library staff – especially the patron confidentiality policies. The substitute is expected to provide a welcoming environment through their interactions with patrons either in person or digitally.

Position description:

· 3 hours per month with more hours possible.

· Minimum wage starting pay

· Annual contract

To Apply:

Send a resume, cover letter, and contact information for two professional references to the Roxbury Free Library director at PO Box 95, Roxbury VT 05663 or librarian@roxburyfreelibrary.org)

Deadline to apply is 3/12/2019

any questions about this posting to the RFL Director (802)485-6860 or librarian@roxburyfreelibrary.org)