Health and Wellness Librarian - Central - 022018
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The Kansas City Public Library is looking to hire its first ever Health & Wellness Librarian. While working with staff across the 10 Kansas City Public Library location, this position will determine the health and wellness needs of our community while functioning as the Library’s expert in health and wellness resources and initiatives. This position will be responsible community engagement, programming, and securing funding for identified community needs. The successful candidate will report to the Community Reference Manager.
Minimum Qualifications: Master’s in Library & Information Science, Public Health, or related field and professional library experience. Preferred Qualifications: Experience working with grant funded projects, bi-lingual, established proficiency in use of library resources, strong facilitation and moderation skills, experience working in or knowledge of the healthcare community.
This full time position will include occasional nights and weekends. Starting salary is $41,035 DOQ plus excellent benefits. Position is open until filled. Kansas City Public Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.