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Part-Time Youth Department Librarian (Temporary)
FT/PT: Part Time
Hours: 20 hours per week
Salary: $19.21/hr, DOQ
Proposed Schedule (Beginning in September):
- Mondays 1-5 pm
- Wednesdays 2-6 pm
- Thursdays 5-9 pm
- Fridays 9 am-5 pm
Position Description: Due to a maternity leave, we are looking for an enthusiastic, customer service oriented individual to join our dynamic, busy — and sometimes even noisy! — Youth Department. The ideal candidate must enjoy and work well with tweens, as this position’s primary responsibility will be to manage tween library programs and services. This person must also enjoy working with children of all ages and their adult caregivers.
Duties will include reference, readers’ advisory, collection management, programming, and special projects as needed. In addition, this candidate needs to be comfortable using technology and explaining mobile devices, such as e-readers, tablets, etc., as they relate to library services. Some evening and weekend hours will be required. Flexibility is essential.
Requirements: Must have an MLS from an ALA-accredited library school. Must have an in-depth knowledge of and interest in youth and tween literature. Must also have excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills, as well as computer skills.
Application Deadline: Friday, August 18, 2017
Application Contact: Stephanie Rivera, Youth Department Director
Apply To: Glen Ellyn Public Library
400 Duane Street
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137