Youth Programming Librarian

Library

Employer/Library: 
Green Hills Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Cook

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
Hours: 
37.5 hour workweek Monday through Friday. Shifts will include days and evenings; a flexible schedule is necessary to accommodate the programming calendar. Occasional weekend work may be required.
Salary: 
$18.82–$20.51 per hour; offers are made within this range based on qualifications and experience.

Do you have a passion for library programming? Green Hills Public Library District is seeking a creative, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic librarian to join the Youth Services Department and contribute to creating positive library experiences for community members.

The main focus of this position is to coordinate and implement programs for children, teens, and families. Our ideal candidate will be able to develop original and engaging programs, work in a team environment to share program execution, and connect with outside presenters in order to meet the recreational and educational needs of children and teens.

In addition to programming efforts, this position also includes participating in collection development, outreach, marketing, professional development, and working on the Youth Services Desk. This position reports to the Head of Youth Services.

Review the job description to learn more about this position.

This is a full time position that offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. We also provide a generous amount of paid time off and membership in the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund.

Qualifications:

• Master's Degree in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited program. Consideration will also be given to students with this degree in progress.

• Minimum two years of experience in a library; public library experience with programming preferred.

• Minimum one year of experience working with youth.

• Valid Driver's License, proof of insurance, and access to a vehicle to be used for Library business.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Please submit resume along with the Green Hills Public Library District employment application, which can be found at greenhillslibrary.org/about/employment. No phone calls, please. Applications and resumes may be submitted online or in-person at the Library.

The Green Hills Public Library District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants for all positions are subject to a background check.

Application Contact: 
Human Resources
Apply To: 
Green Hills Public Library District
10331 S. Interlochen Drive
Palos Hills , IL 60465
Phone: 7085988446
41° 42' 11.8044" N, 87° 49' 55.974" W
Illinois