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Job Post Information* : Posted Date 7 days ago(2/17/2024 9:56 AM)
Part of the Outreach Services department, Justice Initiatives works to support incarcerated and formerly incarcerated patrons and their families and to raise public awareness of issues of racial, social, and economic justice.     Justice Initiatives is seeking a part-time TeleStory Assistant to join our small team. The TeleStory Assistant will be involved in a wide variety of public library work including direct service to incarcerated and formerly incarcerated patrons, outreach, programming and research.
ID
2024-2911
Location : Name
Outreach Services
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(2/15/2024 10:35 AM)
Under general supervision, performs work in maintaining buildings and equipment. Perform independent or teamwork doing maintenance repairs, new construction, and upgrading of finishes at Library facilities throughout BPL system. Work may include carpentry, electrical, mechanical (HVAC), plumbing, locksmithing, roofing, painting, flooring, and other miscellaneous construction tasks.   The Library Maintainer is responsible for maintaining the following but is not limited to: air conditioner equipment and controls; boiler operation and associated controls; carpentry and construction including framing and taping; electric repair/installation of outlets, lights, ballasts, motors, controls, etc; plumbing repairs and maintenance including installation and repair of piping, pumps, seals, valves, etc; experience maintaining and repairing restroom equipment; proficiency in the use of maintenance tools and equipment including power snakes and other assorted power and hand tools; and knowledge of roofing repairs, masonry, door hardware, painting and flooring.   Perform preventative maintenance as scheduled on boiler and burners, pumps and motors, air compressors, elevators, air handlers, etc. Diagnose and makes repairs to heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment and controls; and waste disposal systems. Keep records and prepares reports on materials used on work performed and will be responsible for ordering parts. Enforce safety requirements to protect the building and grounds from vandalism. Will be required to drive vehicles and transport tools and equipment as necessary to perform maintenance related duties.  
ID
2024-2900
Location : Name
Capital Planning, Facilities M
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(1/24/2024 11:26 AM)
The Brooklyn Public Library is a dynamic and vital institution serving the diverse communities of Brooklyn, New York.  With a rich history and a commitment to fostering knowledge and learning, the library system comprises 60 buildings spread across the borough, totaling over one million square feet of property.  We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Building Operations Manager to oversee the maintenance and operations of our extensive property portfolio. This position reports directly to the Director of Buidling Operations and Sustainability, and works closely with managers and directors in the fields of Energy Management, Capital projects, Environmental Heath and Safety and Fire/Life Safety. Duties will include frequent communication with other staff through Brooklyn Public Library, including public service, governmentand community relations, library leadership and other support services.
ID
2024-2898
Location : Name
Central Library Admin.
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/1/2024 11:16 AM)
The Brooklyn Cultural Adventures Program (BCAP) is seeking hard-working, self-directed, team-players with energy and enthusiasm who love working with children, and who are interested in one or more of the following: education, culture, the arts, the outdoors, animals, plants, nature, literature, history, science, technology, or recreation; and having fun!  BCAP Summer Camp is a national award-winning day camp serving youth ages 7– 12, based on a collaboration of six neighboring cultural institutions: Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn Children’s Museum, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Public Library, Prospect Park Alliance, and Prospect Park Zoo. BCAP Interns work alongside a team of counselors in supervising and engaging campers during our six-week summer program. Each day, groups take two trips where they take part in fun, hands-on activities with educators at the partner institutions.   Qualified applicants who have graduated from high school by June 2024 are invited to apply. 
ID
2024-2897
Location : Name
Brooklyn Public Library
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/1/2024 11:11 AM)
Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) is seeking Head Counselors for the Brooklyn Cultural Adventures Program (BCAP) Summer Camp. BCAP Summer Camp is a national award-winning day camp serving youth ages 7– 12, based on a collaboration of six neighboring cultural institutions: Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn Children’s Museum, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Public Library, Prospect Park and Prospect Park Zoo. BCAP Head Counselors lead a team of counselors and interns in supervising and engaging a group of 23 children during three 2-week sessions. Each day, groups take two trips where they engage in hands-on activities with educators at the partner institutions, weaving connections between art, science, culture, technology, and nature; and having funExperienced and enthusiastic applicants ages 21+, or who have completed a college degree by June, are invited to apply.
ID
2024-2896
Location : Name
Central Library Youth Svcs
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/1/2024 11:11 AM)
Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) is seeking Group Counselors for the Brooklyn Cultural Adventures Program (BCAP) Summer Camp. BCAP Summer Camp is a national award-winning day camp serving youth ages 7–12, based on a collaboration of six neighboring cultural institutions: Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn Children’s Museum, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Public Library, Prospect Park, and Prospect Park Zoo. Counselors work alongside a team of counselors and interns in supervising and engaging a group of 23 children during three 2-week sessions. Each day, groups take two trips where they engage in hands-on activities with educators at the partner institutions, weaving connections between art, science, culture, technology, and nature; and having fun!  Experienced and enthusiastic applicants ages 18+ are invited to apply.  
ID
2024-2895
Location : Name
Brooklyn Public Library
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(1/9/2024 4:53 PM)
The Brooklyn Public Library Adult Learning Program provides student-centered adult literacy services throughout Brooklyn communities. We are seeking a full-time floater Case Manager to support the needs of WIOA HSE participants within the Literacy Zone Welcome Center at the Eastern Parkway Library. The LZ case manager will help ensure that program participants are knowledgeable of free programs/ resources that will help alleviate any barriers to completing their educational goals. They will work collaboratively with theLZ Coordinator, WIOA HSE admin team and instructors to ensure participants’ needs are being met. This role will work closely and under the guidance of the Literacy Zone coordinator onsite.
ID
2023-2888
Location : Name
Eastern Parkway
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 4 days ago(2/20/2024 2:22 PM)
Brooklyn Public Library Services for Older Adults is seeking applications for our part-time Senior Assistant program. Senior Assistants will provide quality programs for older adults at designated branches of the Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) and at senior sites throughout Brooklyn.    Under the direction of the Services for Older Adults Program Assistant, the Senior Assistant will assist in building meaningful social engagement to Brooklyn’s diverse 50 + audience.  Senior Assistants must be willing to travel to their assigned branch, senior sites, and be available to present programs on the assigned dates.  A two –four hour commitment is required for each session. Senior Assistants must also be able to facilitate programs virtually on Zoom, Teams, Google Meet, etc. 
ID
2023-2886
Location : Name
Outreach Services
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 days ago(2/21/2024 12:12 PM)
Under the direction of the Manager of Volunteer Resources, this part-time position is responsible for the supervision of the volunteer programs, After-School Homework Help and Reading Coach.
ID
2023-2876
Location : Name
Volunteer Resources
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(12/14/2023 1:00 PM)
The Program Associate is a grant funded position within Brooklyn Public Library’s Adult Learning Program department. The Program Associate will perform general administrative support, responsible for providing data management and data entry support. Administrative tasks and day to day activities include: managing enrollments (including NEDP), facilitating information sessions, assisting with HSE enrollments, assessements, intakes, orientations, filing, and preparing for audits. One will be responsible for providing phone and/or email support and will work closely with key program HSE staff. In addition, the program associate will coordinate with other data personnel to gather, maintain, update, organize, prepare reports, and analyze data.     
ID
2023-2874
Location : Name
Literacy Administration
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 days ago(2/22/2024 10:44 AM)
Brooklyn Public Library's Adult Learning Program is seeking an Adult Literacy Education (ABE) Adult Basic Education Instructor who is a dedicated, experienced, and skilled instructor to provide instruction for low and beginning level (1st - 2nd grade reading level) adult learners for reading/math on TABE levels 1-2.   All instructors are expected to be passionate instructors with good interpersonal skills committed to empowering adult learning participant to meet their needs. Classroom instruction should incorporate self-paced, computerized synchronous instruction; small group break out room learning exercises, videos, and provides classroom instruction in a variety of fields at beginning levels TABE 1 & 2 including workforce basics. The ability to develop contextualized lessons using 3-Part foundational skills: basics, thinking, and personal qualities. Our population of students are focusing on improving their skills so they can move into an HSE level class or to pass the GED exam. We are seeking someone who is passionate about making a difference in their community by developing adults to their fullest potential.   The ABE class would meet onsite Tues/Thurs from 6pm-8pm and one day via Zoom on Wed. 6pm-8pm. Instruction will be customized based on learner needs.   Co-Teaching: Tues. - Teacher A (Reading/Writing) Wed. - Teacher A (Reading/Writing) Thurs. - Teacher B (Math)
ID
2023-2869
Location : Name
Literacy Administration
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(11/15/2023 10:18 AM)
The Children's Librarian, under the overall supervision of the Branch Manager, works as part of the branch team and performs basic library work concentrating on service to children and their parents and caregivers.     This position requires professional knowledge and judgment, including, but not limited to, reference and reader’s advisory services, collection development, and individual/group programming. The schedule is 35 hours per week and reports directly to the Assistant Branch Manager. 
ID
2023-2851
Location : Name
Bedford
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/9/2024 3:22 PM)
The Coordinator of Hospital Storytelling is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Hospital Storytelling program which sends readers into pediatric clinics and hospital settings to read to the patients and distribute free books. The Coordinator conducts outreach to hospitals and pediatric facilities in Brooklyn and develops new sites. The Coordinator acts as a liaison to sites at hospitals, clinics and group homes and conducts hospital storytelling sessions. Coordinator recruits volunteer Reading Troubadours and contracted Hospital Storytellers for various sites. This position reports to the Supervising Librarian of Inclusive Services.
ID
2023-2848
Location : Name
Inclusive Services
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(11/15/2023 10:51 AM)
Under the supervision of the Information Commons division managers, the Info Commons Librarian is responsible for performing professional operations in the Shelby White and Leon Levy Information Commons at Central Library: reference, programming, outreach, instruction, and special projects related todigital media production. The Librarian works as part of the Info Commons team to provide quality public library service to the community. Will collaborate with other Central and branch staff to identify community needs and develop services accordingly. 
ID
2023-2842
Location : Name
Info Svcs - Info Commons
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(11/16/2023 12:21 PM)
The Best Buy Teen Tech Center (BBTTC) at the Kings Highway branch is looking to fulfill the role of a full-time Best Buy Teen Tech Center Career Pathways Facilitator. With sponsorship from Best Buy, Pathways Facilitator will collaborate with various National Partners to achieve a trained and ready workforce, in particular in STEM fields and careers. The goal of this program is to develop and implement technology and work readiness curricula and other program elements to prepare Best Buy Teen Tech Centers youth ages 13-18 for Best Buy retail, Geek Squad, and other tech jobs (e.g., web development). The Best Buy Teen Tech Center Career Pathways Facilitator will report to the Technology Training Coordinator.
ID
2023-2841
Location : Name
Kings Highway
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 months ago(11/13/2023 3:04 PM)
As one of the nation's largest public library systems with a network of 60 neighborhood libraries and the Center for Brooklyn History, Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) is committed to providing the borough's 2.7 million people quality services and a vibrant learning environment through diverse and multi –lingual educational and cultural programs for people of all ages, with a strong emphasis on services for children and youth.   BPL’s Outreach Librarians work in communities across Brooklyn and are dedicated to providing excellent customer service, developing and strengthening fruitful partnerships with local residents and community-based organizations, while implementing programs and services aligned with our mission and vision. A special focus will be on establishing satellite library services and programs in traditionally underserved communities as well as neighborhoods where library construction projects will interrupt traditional library access for the community. Efforts will also concentrate on establishing satellite library services and programs in neighborhoods where library construction projects will interrupt traditional library access for the community. This position requires professional knowledge and judgment, including, but not limited to, reference and reader’s advisory services utilizing materials both in print and electronic resources, collection development, and individual/group programming. The successful candidate will also possess excellent customer service skills and the ability to initiate and sustain community partnerships. Additionally, the candidate is expected to collaborate with staff in neighborhood libraries and various BPL departments to provide services, develop programs and conduct outreach. The staff member will directly report to the Library Satellite Coordinator.
ID
2023-2834
Location : Name
Office of Neighborhood Serv.
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 3 days ago(2/21/2024 2:27 PM)
Under the direct supervision of the Circulation Manager the Office Aide will perform direct public service to all age groups in the culturally diverse community of Brooklyn including, circulation desk, data entry, training, evaluation and supervision of part-time staff.   The Office Aide position is responsible for delivering excellent customer service as well as routine administrative and clerical duties. Will assist in the hiring, recruitment, and training of part-time staff and volunteers, and provide Library customers with prompt and excellent customer services. Maintains, process, and prepares paperwork, generates reports, coordinates schedules, and completes data entry. Assist customers with library services, applications, technology, holds and circulation desk activities. Will communicate and interpret Library policy and procedure as necessary.
ID
2023-2827
Location : Name
Sunset Park
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 4 months ago(10/13/2023 6:54 PM)
Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) is one of the nation’s largest library systems and among New York City’s most democratic institutions. As a leader in developing modern 21st-century libraries, we provide resources to support personal advancement, foster civic literacy, and strengthen the fabric of community among the more than 2.7 million individuals who call Brooklyn home. BPL provides nearly 60,000 free programs a year with writers, thinkers, artists, and educators—from around the corner and around the world. And we give patrons millions of opportunities to enjoy one of life’s greatest satisfactions: the joy of a good book.      Brooklyn Public Library's Enhanced Young Adult Learning Program (EYALP), designed especially for 17 to 24 years of age, who would like to complete high school equivalency and move ahead into higher ed, job training and the workplace of their dreams. The mission of EYALP is to partner with young adults to cultivate literacy and numeracy foundations, move towards high school equivalency, and contextualize learning in growth industries – ranging from healthcare to hospitality and computer technology – to propel EYALP achievers towards satisfying and successful careers.    EYALP is seeking dedicated and skilled Math instructors to prepare participants to improve their overall numeracy skills and critical thinking skills. The instructor will help improve students’ analytical skills based on the TABE assessment and prepare them to successfully use those skills on the GED exam. In addition, the instructor will also work to ensure students are equipped to use math in the workforce and to improve their financial literacy. These courses are designed to be flexible to address the needs and expectations of the diverse community and participants we serve. The Math instructor should have the ability to develop lessons using extensive problem solving and analytics within the content areas of mathematics, science, and technology.The instructorshould also be able to integrate culturally responsive and trauma-informed instruction using different modalities with interactive small group learning activities, videos, and some non- traditional classroom curriculum. We are seeking someone who is passionate about making a difference in the community by supporting young adults to their fullest potential. 
ID
2023-2821
Location : Name
Literacy Administration
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 4 months ago(10/13/2023 6:54 PM)
Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) is one of the nation’s largest library systems and among New York City’s most democratic institutions. As a leader in developing modern 21st-century libraries, we provide resources to support personal advancement, foster civic literacy, and strengthen the fabric of community among the more than 2.7 million individuals who call Brooklyn home. BPL provides nearly 60,000 free programs a year with writers, thinkers, artists, and educators—from around the corner and around the world. And we give patrons millions of opportunities to enjoy one of life’s greatest satisfactions: the joy of a good book.      Brooklyn Public Library's Enhanced Young Adult Learning Program (EYALP), designed especially for 17 to 24 years of age, who would like to complete high school equivalency and move ahead into higher ed, job training and the workplace of their dreams. The mission of EYALP is to partner with young adults to cultivate literacy and numeracy foundations, move towards high school equivalency, and contextualize learning in growth industries – ranging from healthcare to hospitality and computer technology – to propel EYALP achievers towards satisfying and successful careers.    EYALP is seeking dedicated and skilled Literacy instructors to prepare participants for the workforce. The Literacy instructor will need to be able to review and evaluate participant's TABE analysis to craft lessons based on their needs. These courses are designed to be flexible to the needs and expectations of the diverse community and participants we serve. The ability to develop lessons using extensive writing and reading practice in the content areas of language arts, social studies, and public speaking. The Literacy Instructor should be able to integrateculturally responsive and trauma-informed instruction using different modalities with interactive small group learning activities, videos, and some non- traditional classroom curriculum. We are seeking someone who is passionate about making a difference in the community by supporting young adults to their fullest potential. 
ID
2023-2820
Location : Name
Literacy Administration
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(1/23/2024 3:42 PM)
Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) is the 6th largest library system in the United States, with 61 neighborhood libraries located throughout the Borough of Brooklyn. BPL offers free programs and services for all ages and stages of life, including a large selection of books in more than 30 languages, author talks, literacy programs and public computers. The Outreach Services Department is seeking ESOL teachers to teach beginning community English language classes. The ESOL teacher, will teach listening, speaking, reading & writing to adults.  
ID
2023-2813
Location : Name
Outreach Services