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Springfield, NJ 07081
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The Library will be closed on Wednesday, March 21 due to inclement weather. All scheduled programs are canceled. 
AARP income tax appointments for that day are canceled and will be rescheduled if possible.  

Employment Opportunities

The Springfield Free Public Library is looking to hire an energetic and enthusiastic librarian for the full time position of Head of Youth Services. The successful candidate will have an MLS, MLIS, or MI degree from an accredited program and already have or be eligible to obtain certification as a professional librarian from the State of New Jersey.

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following: collection development, preschool story time, coordination of the library’s summer reading program, and the ongoing development of a series of creative programming events designed to attract families with children of all ages. Responsibilities also include the supervision of one full time librarian, several part time librarians and substitute librarians, student pages, and student volunteers.

A minimum of five years of previous public library experience working in youth services is strongly recommended for applicants applying for this position. The position pays a minimum salary of $56,000, depending on experience.

Applicants are invited to submit their resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three references no later than Friday, March 23, 2018. Please send all applications to the attention of Ms. Dale Spindel, Library Director, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or to Ms. Spindel’s attention at Springfield Free Public Library, 66 Mountain Avenue, Springfield, NJ 07081.

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