Brooklyn Public Library is hiring for a qualified Programs Associate to support the development of a new suite of youth programs centered on empathy and inclusiveness. The Programs Associate will be an integral part of the team responsible for launching a new suite of programs & services modeling empathy, inclusiveness, mutual respect, and understanding for the benefit of Brooklyn youth. This initiative will encompass youth programming, collections and materials support, teacher and parent workshops, and Library staff professional development. With generous support from a private donor, the Library will be launching this suite of programs in Spring 2018.
This 15 hr/wk position will begin in June 2018 and continue through the end of the year, with possible extension. The Programs Associate will be based out of the Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library with potential to travel to other BPL branches. Some evening work may occur; some weekend work to be expected.
With support and oversight from the Coordinator of School Outreach, the Programs Associate will be primarily responsible for:
This is a part-time, grant funded position from June 2018 to December 2018 with a 15 hour work week. Rate of pay for this position is $25 per hour.