Job Description Circulation/Programming Assistant

The Sandown Public Library in Sandown, New Hampshire is seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual to join our team during our busy summer season. This position will assist with the Front Desk and Programming.

We’ve made significant alterations to our physical space to accommodate more programming and expanded our collections inside. Now we need help to best serve our patrons!  

The ideal candidate will have experience with customer service and working with the public. They will strive to keep a positive attitude and be flexible when needed. Prior experience working in a library is helpful, but not required.

Circulation Assistant responsibilities include greeting and assisting patrons, shelving library materials, assisting patrons in locating library materials, and staffing the circulation desk during open hours. Programming duties include preparing materials for programs, assisting during programs, and setting up/breaking down programming spaces.

This position will be expected to work a minimum of 8 hours per week, with up to 16 hours per week when needed. The schedule for this position will be variable and will include Monday and Tuesday afternoons and at least one Saturday per month.

This is a temporary (seasonal), hourly part-time, non-exempt position. Starting wage range is $14-$15 per hour depending on applicant’s experience. This position does not include any benefits. 

The position will be open until filled. To apply, submit a resume and cover letter to