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Current Open Positions

Position Job Description Document FT/PT Date
Literacy Director

The Literacy Volunteers of the Pollard Memorial Library (an affiliate of the Literacy Volunteers of Massachusetts) seeks an energetic, poised individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills to coordinate this program in Lowell. The program provides free, private, individualized and confidential tutoring to adults in basic reading and writing, and English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).

The ideal candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, a mature interpersonal style, a positive and enthusiastic attitude, and sense of humor. The candidate must be able to exercise excellent judgment and discretion with confidential and/or sensitive materials, provide excellent customer service, be a problem-solver, and be compassionate in interpersonal dealings. We are seeking a dedicated person who sees helping others as a vocation more than a job.

This position is an exciting, hands-on opportunity to work with community volunteers, college interns, and the state’s leading volunteer adult literacy organization. We welcome applicants who are recent college graduates or experienced professionals returning to the work force. The Adult Literacy office is located in the Pollard Memorial Library in Lowell.

Job Description Document Part Time

Posted: June 29, 2017


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