Library Assistant at the Gilman School – Baltimore, MD

Beginning August of 2017

Gilman School, a leading Kindergarten through 12th grade independent day school for boys, is seeking a part-time (10 month), creative, organized, and collaborative Library Assistant for the Upper School Library. The responsibilities for this position include assisting in day to day library activities including, but not limited to, checkout, shelving, maintaining heavily used physical space; handling circulation duties, including reports and overdue notices; and managing periodical subscriptions.  

The ideal candidate must have the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with students and adults; excellent oral and written communication skills; organizational skills with attention to detail; encourage an atmosphere that is welcoming to students and conducive to study; commitment to working in and fostering an inclusive community; good customer service skills; and a willingness to keep up with changing technologies.  

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree; experience working with online resources (databases, online catalog, electronic books); and computer literacy is a plus.  Candidate must be able to endure physical tasks associated with maintaining books and equipment, including carrying and shelving books, and pushing book carts.  School library experience is preferable and experience with Follett’s Destiny is desired.

Qualified candidates should apply to the following link:

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