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CALS does not accept unsolicited applications. Please submit applications for advertised positions only.

CALS is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Applicants not possessing the minimum qualifications will not be considered or acknowledged.

Full-Time Positions

YOUTH PROGRAMMER – Full time public service position at the Children’s Library and Learning Center. Seeking an energetic, youth-focused applicant with experience working with young children especially in an educational or enrichment setting. Knowledge of early childhood education and children’s literature is desired. Ideal candidates will present interactive early literacy and storytime programs for babies, toddlers, and preschool-aged children and their caregivers as well as enriching library programs for children of all ages. In addition to programming responsibilities, the programmer will provide excellent customer service to library patrons of all ages. Working cooperatively with library staff is essential. Some weekends required. Salary starts at $24,024. To apply, please submit an application along with a resume to childrenslibraryjobs@cals.org. Deadline to apply is June 20, 2018.

YOUTH PROGRAMMER – full-time public service position at Thompson Library. Seeking energetic, team-oriented, detail-focused applicant with a strong commitment to public service. Responsibilities include planning, creating, and implementing in-branch and outreach programs for babies, children, tweens and families; creating displays; designing printed and digital promotional materials for approval; working the public service desk, answering patron questions, information searching, and shelving. Familiarity with digital devices and resources, ability to do instructional assistance, and excellent communication and customer service skills are required. Familiarity with children’s and teen literature and entertainment materials desired. Some evenings and Saturdays required. Pay starting at $24,024 plus excellent benefits. Submit application and resume to thompsonlibraryjobs@cals.org by June 22, 2018.

Part-Time Positions

LIBRARY ASSISTANT – Part-time, 20 hours/week, public service position at Main Library, Circulation Department. Responsibilities include checking materials in and out, answering patron questions, registering patrons for library cards, some information searching and shelving. Familiarity with technology, digital media, ability to do instructional assistance on devices, and excellent communication and customer service skills are required. Familiarity with popular reading and entertainment materials desirable. Some evenings and Saturdays required. $10.78/hour plus benefits. Send resume and application to Mike Brooks at circulationjobs@cals.org, Main Library Circulation, 100 Rock St., Little Rock, AR 72201 by 6/29/2018.

Library Page and Temporary Positions

Pages are part-time positions, sorting and shelving materials. Must be able to lift 20 lbs. Must be able to reach all shelving with aid of a kick stool. Must have some knowledge of computers. Evening and Saturday hours may be required. Sunday hours may be required for Main and Children’s Library. Spanish language skills preferred. Contact individual location for specifics. $9.23/hr. Open until filled. Submit one application per position. Applications are currently being accepted to the following locations:

CALS Employment Application for Page Positions

Dee Brown Library – 6325 Baseline Road, AR 72209 – 20 hrs./wk. Must be able to work Saturdays 9am-6pm. To apply, send application and resume to deebrownlibraryjobs@cals.org.

Fletcher Library – 823 N. Buchanan, Little Rock, AR 72205 – 20 hrs./wk. Must be able to work nights and weekends. To apply, send application & resume to Susie Sward at fletcherlibraryjobs@cals.org.

Main Library, Circulation – 100 Rock Street, Little Rock, AR 72201 – 20 hrs./wk. Must be able to work Tuesday & Thursday 3:00pm-8:00pm and Wednesday & Friday 9:00am-2pm. To apply, send application and resume to circulationjobs@cals.org.

Terry Library – 2015 Napa Valley Drive – 20 hrs./wk. Must be able to work evenings and every other Saturday 9am-6pm. To apply, send application & resume to  terrylibraryjobs@cals.org.

Williams Library – 1800 Chester St. Little Rock, AR 72206 – 20 hrs./wk. Must be able to work evenings and Saturdays 9am-6pm. To apply, send application and resume to williamslibraryjobs@cals.org.