Outreach Coordinator, Atlantic City Free Public Library, Atlantic City
Join the management team at the Atlantic City Free Public Library as the Outreach Coordinator and help provide responsive services to our vibrant and diverse community.

Definition: Under the direction of the Head of Adult Services of the Library, performs oversight of the library Helpdesk and Learning Center services to library patrons; coordinates library outreach services; initiates new outreach services; performs related work as required. Note: The library intends for this position to focus on initiatives and grant programs towards assistance to community members seeking education, employment, finances, health and placement in social service programs offered by Atlantic City, Atlantic County and State Organizations. The library is one of six libraries participating in the “Fresh Start @ Your Library” program. This position will be directly involved in social service intiatives taken on by the library.

Requirements: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree. Ability to identify customizes, create and present innovative programs and services and integrate new technologies into library service. Ability to provide instruction and technical expertise to library customers. Experience supervising staff.

Preferred Skills: Fluency in a language other than English, especially one or more of those spoken by a substantial portion of Atlantic City’s population, including Spanish, Mandarin Chinese, Vietnamese, Arabic, Hindi and Gujarati. Experience and facility in public speaking and meeting facilitation. Experience with outreach and programming preferred. Please note: This is a two year appointment that may become permanent based on a number of factors including performance and library budgeting.

Salary: minimum $50,675 annually depending on experience, 35 hours a week. Schedule based on Library needs, schedule includes nights and weekends. The Library offers medical, dental and prescription benefits, vision plan, deferred compensation, paid sick, vacation, personal and holiday leave. This position will be open until filled.

Please send a cover letter, resume and the names of three references to Robert P. Rynkiewicz, Director, Atlantic City Free Public Library, 1 North Tennessee Ave., Atlantic City, J 08401; or email [email protected]
MLS or Library School Required:
No
Salary Meets NJLA Minimum:
Not Applicable (No MLS Required)

Job Focus:
Grants
Public/Adult Service
Support Staff/Paraprofessional