The New York Public Library (NYPL) has been an essential provider of free books, information, ideas, and education for all New Yorkers for more than 100 years. NYPL’s neighborhood libraries in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Staten Island—many of which date to Andrew Carnegie’s visionary philanthropy at the turn of the 20th century—are being transformed into true centers of educational innovation and service, and vital community hubs that provide far more than just free books and materials.
The Library is seeking Children’s Librarians to empower children from infant through pre-teen to become creative thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and resourceful users of information. Successful candidates will embody each of these four characteristics themselves.
This post is for Children's Librarian positions in Manhattan. Please only apply to this job if you are able to work in this borough.
Librarians start at $55,027 per year and are eligible in 6 months for an increased salary of $60,574 based on successful job performance.
Under the supervision of the Library Manager, the Children’s Librarian: