Employment Opportunities

Open Position: Book Buddies Coordinator

Employment Hours: Temporary Part-time (May - July), 18-20 hours per week
Salary Range/Grade: $14.00 per hour
The Pemberville Public Library is seeking applicants for the position of Book Buddies Coordinator. The Book Buddy Coordinator is responsible for pairing Buddies and Tutors for the weekly two-hour sessions, and for scheduling all programs. The Book Buddy Program generally runs 5 weeks, concurrently with the Summer Reading Program. The younger students (Buddies-grades K-3) are matched up with older students (Tutors- grades 4-12) for 2-hour sessions once per week at each location. Tutors may sign up to volunteer at more than one session per week.The Book Buddy Coordinator is responsible for recruiting Buddies and Tutors by marketing the programs to the schools and the general public.The Book Buddy Coordinator is responsible for training tutors in best practices for reading assistance. Planning and implementing a tutor training session before the programs begin is a requirement.
Interested parties can download a Job Application Form and full job description.
For further information, please contact:
Laurel Rakas, Children Services Coordinator - email: rakaslaurel@gmail.com, phone: 419-287-4012
or Director Ariel Jacobs - email: ajacobs@seolibraries.org, phone: 419-287-4012
Submit a completed Job Application, along with résumé and list of three professional references to: Laurel Rakas, Children Services Coordinator at rakaslaurel@gmail.com or Director Ariel Jacobs at ajacobs@seolibraries.org. Applications received by Friday, April 19, 2024 will receive first priority.