Starting Salary, Benefits, & Hours
Beginning salary is $19.65 an hour for 40 hours per week; the weekly work schedule will include nights and weekends. The benefits package for the Outreach Librarian includes health insurance, state retirement, vacation and sick leave.
General Statement of Job
The Outreach Librarian works with the Community Engagement Manager to develop and implement a comprehensive and innovative community outreach plan targeting individuals, private businesses, schools and other organizations. Administers organizational programs aimed at addressing the needs of the surrounding area. Engages with patrons and community members to ensure delivery of library services and programs. Drives and operates the library’s bookmobile, sprinter van, and other vehicles.
Requires a master’s degree in Library and Information Science and three to five years of relevant library experience. Position requires an upbeat and enthusiastic approach to customer service. Must be adept at presenting information in a variety of settings including small and large groups. Ability to effectively engage with all ages is essential. Experience with computers and digital technology is important and proficiency with Word, Excel and Evergreen ILS is preferred. Must possess a valid South Carolina driver’s license.
Applications are available at any York County Library or online at www.yclibrary.org.
Resumes are required, and will not be accepted in lieu of a York County Library employment application. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
The completed application along with the accompanying resume may be hand delivered or mailed to Dina Grant, Community Engagement Manager, York County Library, 138 East Black Street, Rock Hill, SC 29730.