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Job Posting - Bilingual Storytime Provider

Location: Kennewick - Programs

Status: Full-time

Closing: Open until filled

Hours of Work: 40 hours/week; Monday - Friday

Salary Range: Starts at $17.29/hour (2019 Salary Schedule - CSS classification) + sick, vacation, and holiday pay; healthcare coverage; and retirement benefits

Job Summary:

The Bilingual Storytime Provider is a member of the programs team and will plan and present storytimes at multiple branches; provide outreach services in the community for childcare facilities and other targeted groups; facilitate in-branch activities with groups of children; represent the library at events; and present information about services and programs. Our programs team is responsible for coordinating and conducting events in promotion of library services and collections such as storytimes, community lectures, author visits, and other educational activities in the library.

Minimum Qualifications:

We are currently seeking an energetic, customer service orientated individual with the following qualifications:

• Associate of Arts degree from an accredited college, plus two years of experience (i.e. library, customer service, or retail), including public contact; Or equivalent technical training, education, and/or experience
• Must also be able to obtain a valid Washington State driver’s license; regular driving within the MCL service area is required (vehicle provided)
• Bilingual - English/Spanish

Desired Qualifications:

• Previous outreach experience, including experience working with organizations serving children and their families, such as Head Start and public/private schools