The Florham Park Public Library is hiring! See below for opportunities to join our team:

Digital Literacy Instructor (part time)

Job Summary

The Florham Park Public Library is seeking a part-time Digital Literacy Instructor with excellent technology and communication skills to design technology literacy programming, and deliver group and one-on-one technology instruction to adults. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching adult learners. Candidates should have intermediate to advanced computer skills, including high-level proficiency in Microsoft Office. This is a 15-20 hours/week position with day, weekend, and evening hours available. Compensation for this position begins at $18.00 per hour, commensurate with experience.

This is a grant-funded, temporary position expected to run through 9/15/2022 with the possibility of continuation contingent on funding.

The Florham Park Public Library is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. 

To apply for this position, please send an email with your resume to nancyashah@flo.mainlib.org with “Digital Literacy Instructor” in the subject line. 

Responsibilities

  • Provides one-on-one technology help by appointment
  • Designs and implements technology-related programming for adult audiences on a regular schedule
  • Maintains calendar of technology-related appointments, classes, and programs
  • Communicates effectively with Library staff members and neighboring libraries about programs and services aligned with the Library’s digital literacy goals
  • Troubleshoots technology issues when needed
  • Assists Library Director with reporting on grant-related digital literacy initiatives

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Teaching, coaching, or tutoring experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite (e.g., MS Word, MS Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Ability to creatively deliver training materials in an in-person and online setting
  • Ability to effectively, and confidently, present information and respond to questions in a real-time environment
  • Ability to troubleshoot and provide technical support.
  • Ability to comply with record-keeping protocols
  • Ability to attend in-person training at the Plainfield Public Library

Desirable experience, skills & attributes include:

  • Bilingual (Spanish/English)