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Do you have a passion for public service? The New Britain Public Library offers great employment opportunities in a rewarding and fun team environment. Please check back often as job opportunities change based on our current needs.

Open Position - Library Associate Children’s - Part-time

posted 3/6/2020

Open Position - Library Associate Children’s - Part-time

Open Date: March 6, 2020

Title/Classification: Library Associate Children’s - Part-time

Reports To: Manager of Children’s Services.

Schedule: Part-time (20 Hours) position.  Includes up to two evenings per week and alternate Fridays & Saturdays.

Summary of Duties: Responsible for both in-library and outreach programs and providing reference and reader’s advisory services.  Participates in materials selection, and collection maintenance.  Reports to the Manager of Children’s Services

Qualifications:Bachelors degree required. Children’s library experience preferred. Computer literacy required. Proficiency in Polish, Spanish, or another language prevalent in New Britain.

Knowledge of children’s literature and child development preferred; excellent communications skills, both oral and written; ability to interact with a wide variety of people. Valid driver’s license required.

Closing Date: Open until filled.

To apply, submit resumes to:

Send cover letter, resume and three references to Library Director, New Britain Public Library Administration, 20 High Street, New Britain, CT 06051 or by email to

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