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Library Associate – Children’s Services, The Reading Public Library, MA


Do you love libraries and working with kids? As a Children’s Services Library Associate, you will provide high-quality, inclusive, and equitable library service to users aged birth through grade five and their families. This full-time para-professional position provides direct patron assistance at the  Children’s Room service desk


Additional responsibilities include…

  • event and program support
  • circulation management
  • registering new patrons
  • managing patron accounts
  • promoting Children’s programs and services.


This non-exempt 37.5-hour-a-week position includes one evening and a Saturday rotation. Excellent communication skills, the ability to work independently and as part of a team, and a positive attitude are essential.

The Reading Public Library seeks a service-oriented information professional passionate about developing inclusive library services for children and their grown-ups. The successful candidate is someone who embraces RPL’s core values (Equity, Education, Access, and Accountability) and is excited to bring the library service out in the community. 

To Apply:

If you are a service-oriented, creative team player, apply to join the Reading Public Library today. Application and full job description are available on the Town of Reading, MA website.