Children's Services Assistant
Oceanside Public Library
Purpose: To assist the Children’s Department with basic tasks such as shelving books, craft preparation and displays. Also to help with special projects, programs, children using the computers, and during the Summer Reading Program. Qualifications: Ability to alphabetize, read small print, lift 10 pounds, work well with children, and with minimal supervision. Knowledge of Dewey Decimal System and basic computer skills are a plus. Responsibilities: Putting carts of books in proper order, shelving library items in the correct location, and checking shelves, item by item, to verify correct order. Preparing needed materials for planned activities and special projects and programs as directed, and assisting with displays and decorating. Helping children during the Summer Reading Program and on computers as needed.
About Oceanside Public Library
330 North Coast Highway, Oceanside, CA 92054, US
Oceanside Public Library’s mission is to serve the informational, educational, cultural, and recreational needs of our diverse community by facilitating literacy, lifelong learning, cultural enrichment, information equity and civic involvement in a welcoming, customer-focused environment.
Public libraries in California seek to engage the talents, skills and commitment of volunteers to serve the communities' information and literacy needs. Libraries offer a variety of skilled volunteer opportunities to make a meaningful contribution to library programs, operations, fundraising events and other community engagement functions. Skilled volunteers have opportunities to lead projects, work with teams of staff and volunteers, learn new skills, and have fun.