Substitute Children's Service Library Assistant


Park Ridge Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
5-10 hours/week Daytime, evening, and weekend

Seeking a part-time Substitute Children's Services Library Assistant who is customer service oriented, enthusiastic about working with kids, works well with others, and is eager to learn.

DUTIES include providing reference and reader's advisory service to kids and their families, providing information about programs and services for kids, assisting kids and their families with online resources and technology in the Library, supporting department programs and services, and all aspects of Library service to children. This staff person will mostly serve on the Children's Services desk but may work some shifts on the Teen Loft desk.

REQUIRES Bachelor's degree (field relating to children preferred), experience working with children, strong customer service skills, strong technology skills, and the ability to work effectively and pleasantly with people of all ages, especially children. Must have knowledge of Children's Literature, or the desire to learn!

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

*Completed City of Park Ridge Job Application is required for consideration. Contact: Ms. Parry Rigney, Children's Services Department, Park Ridge Public Library, 20 S. Prospect Avenue, Park Ridge, IL 60068. Phone (847) 825-4527, Fax (847) 825-0001, Email
Job description & application are available from the Library Business Office, and online at under "Get Involved/Employment".

Application Contact: 
Parry Rigney
Apply To: 
Park Ridge Public Library
20 S. Prospect Ave
Park Ridge , IL 60068
Phone: No phone calls please
Fax: 847-825-0001
42° 0' 38.3616" N, 87° 49' 49.7676" W