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Job hunting during COVID-19 (part 3 of 3)

The Core New Members Interest Group would like to present a series of resources based on survey responses from hiring institutions on what has changed/evolved in the search process as a result of the current COVID-19 climate, and any tips they have for early career librarians. We have answers from a range of institutions (academic, public) in regards to a range of career paths (public services, children’s librarian, instructional). It is our hope that this will help to prepare job seekers and hiring institutions during this unprecedented time.  Part 3 features an interview with Tanya DiMaggio, Assistant Director of Support Services at St. Tammany Parish Library – hiring manager for the current vacant position of Children’s Services Coordinator. 1. Has your need for this position changed since the pandemic? Have your institutional needs changed since the pandemic when it comes to hiring? Tanya observed that the COVID-19 pandemic placed severe challenges…Continue Reading