Summer Reading Club Preschool Outreach Intern


Des Plaines Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. each week

This internship has proven to be a great start for those interested in LIS, Early Childhood, or other related fields. You will experience working with preschool-age children, performing storytimes, and playing a pivotal role in a library's outreach team. The successful candidate will perform exciting storytimes for children ages 2-5 at their preschools, and encourage the children to visit the library. Away at school but returning to the Chicagoland area for the summer? Consider this a great summer work opportunity.

Applicants must have a valid Illinois driver's license and be comfortable driving a minivan.

This internship begins Monday, June 5 and continues until Wednesday, July 26, 2017.

Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. each week (excepting Tuesday, July 4th holiday).

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Friday, March 31, 2017
Application Note: 

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Send application, cover letter and resume to:

Mail To:
Carol Kidd
Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016

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Deadline: March 31, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. EOE

Application Contact: 
Jennifer Steurer
Apply To: 
Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood Stret
Des Plaines , IL 60016
Phone: 847-376-2794
Fax: 847-827-4161