Brooklyn Public Library is seeking a qualified Project Manager for direct management, development and maintenance of curriculum and materials for Team up to Read, a grant-funded program.
Team up to Read is an eight-week family workshop series with the goal of supporting early readers ages 5-9 and their families. Fun activities designed to reinforce reading skills and comprehension will provide caregivers with the information they need to support their children’s literacy skills while fostering a lifelong love of reading.
The program will operate in select BPL libraries throughout Brooklyn from January-March 2020. The program will be run by paid program leaders who have received special training, with support from branch staff. In addition to programming, the Team up to Read Project Manager will take part in creating and promoting supporting materials for the BPL website and social media outlets.
This part-time position (19 hours weekly) will run for 20 weeks, from approximately mid November 2019 through mid April 2020.
The Team up to Read Project Manager will be based at the Central Library. Some evening and weekend work may be necessary.
With support and oversight from the Coordinator of School Age Services, Team up to Read Project Manager will be primarily responsible for:
This is a part-time, temporary position with a salary of $40/hour at 19 hours per week.