Community Services Librarian/Community Program Specialist w/ Bil

San Mateo County Library San Mateo, CA

San Mateo County Library - 30+ days ago

Job Description

San Mateo County Library is an award winning library and this is a rare opportunity to work in a learning, service-focused, innovative organization. Working with communities throughout the County from the southern edge to the northern one just adjacent to San Francisco, you have the opportunity to change people's lives and deliver measurable outcomes to improve the quality of life for all residents while also working to close the youth acheivement gap.

Interested in engaging families and supporting critical development during the first 5 years of life?
Interested in addressing summer learning loss and developing and staffing project based, experiential learning opportunities for youth?
Love working with people of all ages from diverse background?
Interested in reaching out to people and agencies to develop best practices partnerships?
Passionate about public service and community development?
Experienced in evaluating results and modifying approaches to improve quality?

Join San Mateo County Library--a supportive, vibrant learning workplace.

Because of the diversity of the communities we serve, bilingual skills are required for this position. Specifically, we seek applicants with the ability to read, write and speak fluently in both English and Spanish, and/or in both English and Chinese (Cantonese and/or Mandarin).

A degree or background in early childhood, youth development, public administration, social work, nonprofit management or a related field is preferred.

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Librarian Requirement: Candidates wishing to be hired at the Community Services Librarian level must have a Master of Library Science degree or recognized equivalent degree, from an ALA accredited college or university prior to being hired.

Bookmobile Requirements:
Candidates interested in driving the bookmobile must possess a valid California Motor Vehicle Operator's license and a good driving record, and obtain a Commercial Driver's License, Class B, with air brake certification prior to the end of the probationary period. County resources and paid time will be provided to achieve the special requirement.

Salary range: $54,704-$71,780

Application deadline: Thu. 12/12/13 11:59 PM Pacific Time

Apply online at the San Mateo County human resources page

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