Paresh Patel, President of the Yonkers Board of Education, announced that the Board is accepting applications for three (3) positions of Trustee of the Yonkers Public Library; one (1) position for a term expiring on December 31, 2013 and two (2) positions for terms expiring on December 31, 2017.
Trustees are responsible, among other duties, for the hiring of a Library Director, preparation and monitoring of the library budget and the development of personnel policies governing terms of employment, salary schedule and employee benefits according to the Taylor Law.
Applicants for the position of Trustee should evidence a strong interest in the library and the community, recognizing the library's importance as a center of information, community culture, recreation and continuing education. Trustees serve without compensation.
Applications are available in the office of Beverly A. Jessamy, Secretary to the Yonkers Board of Education, One Larkin Center, Yonkers, New York. You may contact this office at (914) 376-8095.
The deadline for receipt of completed applications is November 30, 2012.