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CALS does not accept unsolicited applications. Please submit applications for advertised positions only.

CALS is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Applicants not possessing the minimum qualifications will not be considered or acknowledged.


ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT – Public Relations / Human Resources. Central Arkansas Library System seeks organized individual for clerical duties. Primary tasks include managing printed publicity materials, managing membership database, maintaining a clip file of newspaper and magazine articles, assisting with staff evaluation process, and clerical assistance. Candidates should have excellent computer, communication, and organizational skills. Must be able to work a flexible schedule. $23,000 with excellent benefits. Send resume/application to Lee Ann Hoskyn (918-3029),, Main Library, 100 Rock St., Little Rock, AR 72201 by 4/20/15.

K-12 EDUCATION COORDINATOR – The Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, a department of the Central Arkansas Library System, seeks a full-time coordinator to promote Arkansas history education through the Center’s curriculum materials, research resources, Arkansas History Hub, annual teacher-training seminar, and relationships with organizations and individuals interested in Arkansas history and education. Candidates must have or be in the process of gaining licensure to teach in Arkansas. Familiarity with Arkansas Department of Education curriculum frameworks, strong writing skills, ability to work collaboratively and independently, and good time-management skills are essential. Five years of teaching experience, graduate degree in curriculum and instruction, and familiarity with Arkansas history and geography preferred. Salary from $42,000. Excellent benefits. This is a grant-funded position dependent on final confirmation of funding. Start date August 10. Application and resume to Glenn Whaley,, Butler Center, 100 Rock Street, Little Rock, AR 72201, (501) 320-5741, by noon, 4/22/15.

LIBRARY ASSISTANT II / CHILDREN'S PROGRAMMER – Full time public service position at the McMath Library. Responsibilities include creating and implementing programs for children, doing community outreach, checking materials in and out, answering patron questions, registering patrons for library cards, some information searching and shelving. Familiarity with technology, digital media, ability to do instructional assistance on devices, and excellent communication and customer service skills are required. Familiarity with popular reading and entertainment materials desirable. Some evenings and Saturdays required. $23,400 plus excellent benefits. Resume/application to: Peggy Fitzgerrel,, 225-0066, McMath Library, 2100 John Barrow Rd., Little Rock, AR 72204 by 4/20/15.


No part-time positions are available at this time; please check again.


Pages are part-time positions, sorting and shelving materials. Must be able to lift 20 lbs. Must be able to reach all shelving with aid of a kick stool. Must have some knowledge of computers. Evening and Saturday hours may be required for branch locations; Sunday hours may be required for Main and H.R.C.Children's Library. Contact individual location for specifics. $7.50/hr. Open until filled. Applications may be submitted to the following:

CALS Employment Application for Page Positions

Nixon Library, 703 W. Main St., Jacksonville 72076 -- 20 hours/week. For more information contact Cindy Powell,, 457-5038.