We are taking applications ~ April 2021

for a Part time Children’s services / Circulation clerk
Approximately 26 hours per week

Stop by the library for an application and please return your application
and resume to Toni at the library or mail to:
Morton County Library
Attn: Toni Bressler
P.O. Box 938
Elkhart, KS 67950

To print the application go to:
Application: https://mtcoks.com/application/countyapplication.pdf

PRIMARY DUTIES:
Responsible for the circulation desk including all patron services.
Maintain collection circulation and organization
Children’s library services and programs including:
    *Story Time
    *Summer Reading
    *Tweens & Teens
Curbside services
Cleaning the library
Assist with other aspects of library services as needed
Promotion of library and services

ESSENTIAL SKILLS:
Able to interact with all ages with a positive and friendly attitude
Possess excellent interpersonal skills for effective public relations
Be welcoming, outgoing and energetic with good communication skills
Proficient with technology
Be willing to learn and adapt as well as take on tasks and other responsibilities as needed
Be able to be flexible and use critical thinking skills on a daily basis
Be organized and pay significant attention to detail
Have considerable initiative in devising new and original children’s programs
Be strong in your ability to work well with children, both individually and in groups and have the ability to work effectively with parents, families and teachers.
Be emotionally intelligent
Have a neat personal appearance
Cooperate and collaborate with other staff members and SWKLS members
Be able to stand at the circulation desk, bend, kneel, lift and carry books and other items in the process of shelving them. Books are shelved at various levels from 6 ft to floor level and can be heavy. May need to stand on a ladder at times.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High School diploma or GED
Strong reading skills, ability to read out loud and interact well with children
Positive attitude is a must
Appreciation and enjoyment of literature preferred
Previous library experience perferred