Youth Services Associate

Library

Employer/Library: 
Winnetka-Northfield Public Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Cook

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
25 hr/wk position, including evening and weekend hours
Salary: 
15.24 per hour

The Winnetka-Northfield Public Library District seeks a dynamic, friendly, and innovative part-time Associate for our Youth Services Department. This is a service-oriented position that is responsible for reference and readers' advisory services for youth and families, as well as implementing programming that meets the needs of youth and families in the community.

Specifications and Requirements:

  • Current knowledge of youth literature and media
  • Understanding of library practices and trends
  • Ability to plan, implement and facilitate programming for youth and families
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and with a variety of people
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Minimum Qualifications:

This position requires access to reliable transportation with a valid driver's license to travel between branches and community events.

Experience:

One year of experience working with children and their caregivers in a library or similarly paced environment

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Please email cover letter and resume to:

Amanda Garrity, Head of Youth Services agarrity@winnetkalibrary.org with Youth Services Associate in the subject line.

Application Contact: 
Amanda Garrity