Part-Time Substitute Librarian at Small Patient-focused Library on NIH Campus
Contract management firm seeks part-time substitute librarian, on an as-needed, on-call basis, for weekday shifts at Patient Library, NIH, Bethesda Campus. Schedule is primarily 10:30 AM to 3:30 PM, with some flexibility, working under the supervision of an experienced patient librarian. Duties include staffing circulation/information desk; responding to patient and caregiver inquiries with utmost courtesy, updating patron database on Follett library software, and performing other duties as assigned.
Required qualifications include an MLS degree from an accredited program, excellent customer service, communication and interpersonal skills, strong public service orientation and an optimistic, caring and kind disposition. Individual must be current on all immunizations and provide results of a recent Tuberculin skin test before hire. Applicant must also be able to pass a government background check. Spanish language skills are helpful. EOE. Send resume and cover letter by August 15 to Marie Kaplan, Librarian, NIH Patient Library, by email, email@example.com. No phone calls please.