Librarian - Teen (Youth Services)


McHenry Public Library District - McHenry, IL
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
Includes Evenings and Weekend Hours
$21-23.00 per hour (depending on skills and qualifications)

The McHenry Public Library District is looking for a creative, energetic librarian who enjoys working with older (high school) teens. This position will also assist the YS Manager in a lead position within the department and works with the library's Social Media Team. The position performs a variety of tasks which includes: assisting patrons at the service desk, teen programming, technology instructions, collection management and community outreach. This position requires evening hours and weekend hours.

Qualifications include:

  • ALA-accredited MLS/MLIS
  • Previous library reference/reader's advisory experience required.
  • Previous experience working with high school teens.
  • Must have basic computer and internet search skills.
  • Knowledge of children's and young adult material.
  • Bilingual skills desirable.

Salary and benefits:

  • The salary range for this position is approx. $21.00-23.00 per hour (dependent on skills/experience).
  • Paid time off and retirement savings is included in the benefits provided.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

If interested, please submit a resume to for consideration.

Application Contact: 
Suzanne Yazel
Apply To: 
McHenry Public Library District - McHenry, IL
809 Front Street
McHenry , IL 60050
Phone: 815-385-0036
Fax: 815-385-7085