Goffstown Public Library — Position Available

The Goffstown Public Library is seeking a Library Assistant in our Youth Services department. This is a non-exempt hourly position, 25 hours per week that includes evenings and Saturdays. There is a 6-month trial period and performance reviews will be conducted at 6 months and annually after that. Annual pay increases based on performance. Please refer to the official job description for complete information.

Job Summary: The Library Assistant, Youth Services is responsible for assisting the Head of Youth Services with planning and implementing programming for youth through high school age with a heavier emphasis on teen programming. Provides reader’s advisory and reference services to youth and their parents. This position requires significant interaction with the public. 

Starting $19.66/hr. Bachelor or Associate degree or equivalent college courses required; may be waived by Library Director. Related public service experience required, preferably in a public library setting. Experience working with children from birth up through high school age desired. 

Schedule (subject to change):

  • Monday OR Saturday      9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday                             3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday                       9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday                           12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday                                 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Deadline: open until filled; interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis. Application must contain resume, cover letter, and three references.

Send to:

Patti Penick, Head of Youth Services 

Goffstown Public Library 

2 High Street 

Goffstown, NH 03045 

Email:  pattip@goffstownlibrary.com