Employment Opportunities

Updated October 2021

Current Vacancies:

Part-time Aides

If you’re interested in a part-time, year-round library aide position, please email Allyson Malik at amalik@clamsnet.org.

Full-time Professionals

Children‘s and Young Adult Librarian

The Oak Bluffs Library seeks a friendly, energetic Children‘s and Young Adult Librarian for its beloved Children‘s Department. Candidate must excel at progressive collection development, limitless programming development and execution, and have an overall enthusiasm for children and families. This position contributes to the library as a hard-working, creative team member.

The position performs professional and supervisory work in planning, implementing, and managing a comprehensive program of services to library patrons from ages 0 to 18.

We are especially interested in a team player who can lead the Children‘s Staff and programming schedule with positive attitude. Knowledge of computers and library systems is required-duties include collection development, cataloging, programming for children and young adults, weekly story times, developing relationships with partner organizations, frequent community outreach, as well as advertising and promotion of programs.

Previous library experience, especially with children and young adults is preferred.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree; MLS and/or coursework in education or child development preferred. 1-3 years working in public library setting or combination of experience and education that demonstrates skills developed in the area of children‘s/youth services and program development.

Job Description<https://www.oakbluffsma.gov/DocumentCenter/View/6427/Children–and-Young-Adult-Librarian-JD>

This is a full-time, union position, starting salary $54,350 – $56,438, with comprehensive benefits package. Work hours include Saturdays and evenings.

Recent graduates are encouraged to apply.


1.  Apply through the online application form, attach cover letter and resume.

ONLINE JOB APPLICATION FORM<https://www.oakbluffsma.gov/FormCenter/Personnel-Department-8/Job-Application-48>
2. Download Application Form and send though email or mail with cover letter and resume.

DOWNLOAD JOB APPLICATION – PDF<https://www.oakbluffsma.gov/DocumentCenter/View/2382/Application-for-Employment—Town-of-Oak-Bluffs-PDF>
DOWNLOAD JOB APPLICATION – WORD<https://www.oakbluffsma.gov/DocumentCenter/View/2381/Application-for-Employment—Town-of-Oak-Bluffs—WORD-DOCX>

Mail to Human Resources
Town of Oak Bluffs
PO Box 1327
Oak Bluffs, MA 02557

or  Email to wbrough@oakbluffsma.gov<mailto:wbrough@oakbluffsma.gov>

Email wbrough@oakbluffsma.gov<mailto:wbrough@oakbluffsma.gov> for all inquiries.

Deadline for Applications has been extended to November 30, 2021
Town of Oak Bluffs is an Equal Opportunity Employer