Employment Opportunities

EARLY CHILDHOOD LITERACY SPECIALIST

The Muskingum County Library System seeks an individual with the expertise and passion to develop reading readiness in young children to build lifelong readers.  Applicant must be experienced in developing and presenting activities for children birth to age 5 that introduce literacy skills. Computer experience with emphasis on Internet searching is required.  Responsibilities include:  Planning and presenting children’s programs, customer service, and assisting in the selection of library materials.  Qualifications:  Bachelors degree in Early Childhood or Elementary Education (Preschool – grade 3). Salary:  $14.75 per hour (20 hours per week) Benefits:  Nine paid holidays, and 93 hours of Paid Time Off (PTO) earned annually.  Qualified applicants should send a letter of application, resume, three (3) letters of reference and official undergraduate school transcripts to:  Lynn Mercer, Human Resources Manager, Muskingum County Library System, 220 North Fifth Street, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.  Deadline for applications is 03/20/15.  EOE