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Youth Department Director (Full-Time)

The Glen Ellyn Public Library is seeking a friendly, energetic and motivated leader with excellent communication skills to lead an experienced and busy Youth Services Department.

Responsibilities: Supervising the provision of reference and reader’s advisory; administering the youth services budget; overseeing the selection of materials, both print and electronic; supervising library programming for children from birth—8th grade; hiring and scheduling staff within the department; participating as a member of the management team developing long range plans; representing the department in library-wide decision making and advocating for youth services.

Requirements: Position requires an MLS from an ALA accredited program, a minimum of five years of professional experience, with two years of successful work experience in providing library services, including programming, to children under the age of 14. Requires two years successful work supervisory experience.

Salary: Minimum salary from $58,759, depending on experience and qualifications.

Send cover letter, resume and three references to:

Dawn Bussey, Director
Glen Ellyn Public Library
400 Duane St.
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Application Deadline: October 17, 2016.

Updated: 09/30/16