Youth Services Librarian

Library

Employer/Library: 
Itasca Community Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
DuPage

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
16 hours per week (Tuesday 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Monday or Wednesday 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., Friday 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) One weekend per month is required.
Salary: 
Commensurate with experience and qualifications

This position provides library services, including programming, readers' advisory, and collection development, to young patrons and their caregivers.

Primary duties include:

  • Responsibility for one or more areas of collection development including working within the assigned budget, selecting appropriate current materials, and maintaining the collection by continually weeding outdated materials.
  • Developing and conducting story times, book discussions, and other programs to children ranging in age from birth to high school, both inside and outside the library.
  • Assisting and instructing patrons using virtual resources, downloading digital content, and using publicly available technology including computers, printers, copiers, scanners, fax, etc.

Education: Bachelor's degree or LTA preferred or equivalent library experience.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Date below
Deadline Date: 
Friday, November 15, 2019
Application Note: 

he Itasca Community Library is seeking an Youth Services Librarian that has the desire to help us provide best-in-class service to our patrons. We prefer an individual that has experience in a public library, has strong interpersonal skills and a positive outlook.

Application Contact: 
Jackie Stork, Youth Services Department Head
Apply To: 
https://itascalibrary.org
500 W. Irving Park Road itascalibrary.org
Itasca , IL 60143
Phone: 6307731699
41° 58' 15.6504" N, 88° 1' 13.3464" W
Illinois