The Ida Public Library is now hiring a Youth Services Associate. We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative professional to work in a team environment within the Youth Services Department under the supervision of the Youth Services Manager. Duties may include: Planning and implementing youth and parenting programs; assisting in outreach programs and school visits; creating book displays and lists; staffing the circulation desk, answering basic reference and readers advisory questions; instructing and assisting patrons in the use of electronic and print resources; assisting patrons in the use of public use computers; other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree, LTA certificate, or teacher qualified. Experience working with children, knowledge of children's literature, and Spanish-language skills preferred. Storytime and art programming experience a plus.