Information Assistant - Children’s Services

Part time, 12 hours a week
One weekend shift, weekday evenings

Posting Date: 7/22/2021

The South Brunswick Public Library is seeking an outgoing, energetic, customer service oriented individual to join our staff as a part-time Information Assistant in our Children’s Services Department.  Under the supervision of the Head of Children’s Services, this individual will assist librarians with fielding reference questions, placing holds, locating books, and providing basic computer assistance. Future opportunities to develop and run children’s programming are possible.  The ideal candidate will be comfortable with technology and enjoy working with a diverse population of all ages.  Knowledge of children’s literature and experience working with children is preferred. 

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Advise and assist library users in the use of library services and tools.
  • Assist with maintaining and marketing the collection.
  • Provide support to children’s librarians in the delivery of children’s services.
  • Assist in departmental clerical work as assigned.


  • A bachelor’s degree from a four year college.
  • Ability to speak, write and communicate in English effectively.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Must successfully pass a thorough criminal history background check.


Starting salary for Librarian is $19.07/hour

To Apply:

    Please email resume with job application and cover letter to Matt Kirschner, Head of Children’s Services, .  The application can be found below or at the Library’s Information Desk.  

Job deadline: Until Position is Filled

South Brunswick Public Library - Job Application

Click here to download the South Brunswick Public Library - Job Application.

South Brunswick and the South Brunswick Public Library are Equal Opportunity Employers.