Part-Time Public Services Assistant (2 positions)
(May 15, 2019)
The Center for Jewish History seeks two Public Services Assistants to support researchers in the Lillian Goldman Reading Room and Ackman and Ziff Family Genealogy Institute. This is an excellent opportunity for individuals looking for experience in special collections and reference.
The Center for Jewish History provides a collaborative home for five partner organizations: American Jewish Historical Society, American Sephardi Federation, Leo Baeck Institute, Yeshiva University Museum, and YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. The partners’ archives comprise the world’s largest and most comprehensive archive of the modern Jewish experience outside of Israel. The successful applicant will join a dynamic team of forward-thinking and professionally engaged Center staff who provide access-oriented services for the collections held by the five partner institutions.
Under the supervision of the Senior Manager for Public Services, the Public Services Assistant position can range from 10-20 hours per week at an hourly rate of $20.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. The Center for Jewish History is committed to diversity and inclusion. Qualified individuals who bring diverse perspectives to the workplace are especially encouraged to apply.
Send cover letter, resume, and three references to Lauren Gilbert, Senior Manager for Public Services. firstname.lastname@example.org
No phone calls please.