Children's Services Librarian


White Oak Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
40 hours per week
$18.00 per hour

The White Oak Library District, serving the communities of Crest Hill, Lockport, and Romeoville, Illinois, is seeking an energetic, creative and innovative Children's librarian to fill a full time position at our Romeoville Branch. This full time position equals 40 hours per week.

The selected candidate will be expected to provide a diverse range of professional children's library services including planning and presenting library programs both in the library and at area schools, collection development, staffing the Children's desk, instructing patrons in the use of electronic and print resources, and a variety of related tasks. Position reports directly to the Children's Supervisor.

Minimum qualifications: Fully completed MLS from an ALA-accredited graduate program required, with two years of experience preferred. Applicant should have computer experience, including Internet and the use of online databases, and ability to work days, evenings and weekends. Knowledge of the Polaris Database is a plus. Applicant will also be required to travel between library facilities as needed. Salary starts at $18.00 per hour and increases commensurate with performance.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested parties should submit their resume to Jessica Smith, via email; or via mail to Jessica Smith, Romeoville Children's Supervisor, 201 W. Normantown Rd, Romeoville, IL 60446.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

Application Contact: 
Jessica Smith
Apply To: 
White Oak Library District - Romeoville Branch
201 W. Normantown Rd
Romeoville , IL 60446
Phone: 8155524216
41° 39' 14.7096" N, 88° 5' 8.6856" W