PRESCHOOL OUTREACH INTERN

Library

Employer/Library: 
Des Plaines Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Cook

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
This internship runs January 21 – March 22, 2019, for 9 weeks, 22.5 hrs/week, Monday-Friday, 9:15 a.m.–2:15 p.m. with a half-hour unpaid lunch break. The nine-week internship includes one week of training.
Salary: 
$15.00/hour, plus reimbursement for mileage as necessary

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 preschool, and encourage the children to visit the library. The intern will also facilitate a book borrowing program through the school.

Minimum qualifications

  • Applicants should be enrolled in or recently graduated from a library science or early childhood education program, and have interest in working with children of preschool age.
  • Applicants must have a valid Illinois driver's license and be able to provide his/her own vehicle for travel to and from the outreach location.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Monday, October 22, 2018
Application Note: 

Apply by 5:00 pm on October 22, 2018

Please include the following with your application:

  • Cover Letter and Resumé together in a single document

The Des Plaines Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.

Use the following site to submit your application:

APPLY FOR THIS JOB

Application Contact: 
Jennifer Steurer
Apply To: 
Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood St
Des Plaines , IL 60016
Phone: 847-376-2794
Fax: 847-827-4161
42° 2' 25.728" N, 87° 53' 14.1648" W
Illinois