Young Adult Services Library Assistant - Part Time


Oswego Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
12-16 hours per week, 2 weeknights and every other weekend.
Minimum starting salary $12.50 per hour depending upon education and experience.

Job Summary: Under the general direction of the Director, and the direct supervisor of the Head of Young Adult Services, will perform the full range of reference, reader's advisory and programming services to teens in grades 6-12. Assists the Head of YA in professional and special projects as assigned.

Job Description: Young Adult Services recently opened a Young Adult Room at the Montgomery Campus. We are seeking an organized, creative, and energetic person to help make this space a success. The Young Adult Services Library Assistant will work with the Head of Young Adult Services and the department staff to provide quality library services to teens. Candidate must have a passion for young adult services, initiative, and effective communication skills. Duties include reader's advisory services, participation in program planning and implementation, collection development, and more.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Monday, February 25, 2019
Application Note: 

Education/Experience: Library Technical Assistant certificate from an accredited program OR Associates Degree preferred. One year experience working with teens in a professional setting; library or educator experience a plus. Must be creative, have a positive attitude, and love working with teenagers. Must have excellent computer skills. Must have the ability to adapt to changing work situations and job requirements.

Application Contact: 
Krista Katzen
Apply To: 
Oswego Public Library District
1111 Reading Drive
Montgomery , IL 60538
41° 43' 14.6964" N, 88° 17' 43.962" W