The Jewish Education Center of Cleveland (JECC) is searching for a part-time cataloging and administrative librarian. The JECC’s library, which currently has advanced accreditation from the Association of Jewish Libraries, serves as a pedagogic review center for JECC staff members and Jewish educators in the community. It maintains a collection of books and curricula, totaling 8,000 items. It uses the Weine Classification system for Judaica libraries.
This is a part-time position, approximately 10 hours per month at the librarian’s convenience, though it may grow in hours and responsibilities if both the librarian and JECC mutually agree. This is a relatively quiet curriculum/educationally-focused library which at the moment needs basic attention.
The JECC’s position includes, but is not limited to the following responsibilities:
An MLS degree is preferred, but not required. However, coursework in cataloguing is expected. The JECC has materials to assist a new librarian learn the Weine classification system. Also preferred is background on Jewish religion/culture and/or general education. Hebrew knowledge is preferred, but not necessary. Salary is paid hourly, based on background and experience.
Send a resume and cover letter to Nachama Moskowitz, Director of Curriculum Resources: firstname.lastname@example.org