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Children’s Librarian, Plainville Public Library (Plainville)

The Plainville Public Library is seeking an enthusiastic Children’s Librarian who will deliver the utmost customer service for children ages 0-13 and their caregivers.  This position will be responsible for the coordination of all services, materials, programs and outreach related to children’s library service to our community. Successful candidates will have enthusiasm for reading; skill in operating current technologies, and excellent customer service and communication skills. 

We are looking for someone to join our team who has considerable knowledge of professional library principals, methods, materials and practices specifically relating to children’s services; the ability to deal with public in a courteous and efficient manner with strong customer service;  and the ability to plan and coordinate programs, activities and displays at the library. You should be effective in maintaining working relationships with a variety of professional and community groups and the general public with the ability to prioritize duties and multitask with attention to detail and have demonstrated ability to use computers/devices with emphasis on use of library network, internet, social media, digital resources and eBooks.

The full job description and Town of Plainville application is available at 


Experience in professional library work, specifically relating to the field of children’s services, with an MLS from an ALA accredited library school, pursuing an MLS degree or have a Bachelor’s degree in a related field with experience in children’s services

Full/Part Time

Part Time



Salary Range

$20.79 – $21.25  / hour

Salary Notes

Benefits include access to health care coverage, vacation and sick time in accordance with the Plainville Personnel Policies

Closing Date

How to Apply

The full job description and Town of Plainville application is available at

Please send resume and cover letter along with the Town of Plainville Application to:

Melissa Campbell, Director

[email protected]

Plainville Public Library

198 South St. 

Plainville, MA 02762