Yonkers Board of Education Accepting Applications for Library Trustee

  • Rev. Steve Lopez, President of the Yonkers Board of Education, announced that the Board is accepting applications for two (2) positions of Trustee for the Yonkers Public Library. One position to serve a full 5 year term beginning January 2020 and ending December 31, 2024, and one position to fill an unexpired term for 1 year from January 2020 to December 31, 2020.

    Library 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.

    Please return cover letter, application and resume to Janet Cabassa, Secretary to the Yonkers Board of Education, One Larkin Center, Yonkers, New York 10701. Applications are available at the Yonkers Board of Education, or download here. Those interested in applying may contact this office at (914) 376-8095.

    The deadline for receipt of completed applications is Wednesday, November 20, 2019.