Youth Services Associate (Reposted)

Library

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

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
12 Hours per week plus weekend rotation. Schedule must be flexible, to include evenings and weekends. Open availability is a plus.
Salary: 
$15.28 Per Hour (DOQ)

The Green Hills Public Library District is looking for a friendly, creative, and enthusiastic person to join our Youth Services Department! This position focuses on providing service to children, teens, and families, including assisting with reader's advisory queries and implementing programs, such as storytimes. Candidates must be proficient in technology and possess strong customer service skills, must be comfortable working on a team in a fast-paced environment, and—most importantly—must enjoy working with children of all ages.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting patrons of all ages in the full use of the Library and its digital and print resources
  • Creating attractive and engaging displays, signage, and promotional materials
  • Providing reader's advisory and reference assistance to children of all ages and their caregivers
  • Assisting with the planning and implementation of youth programming, including storytimes

Qualifications: Minimum two years of college or LTA certificate. Minimum one year experience in a public services environment working with youth, library experience preferred. Fluency in Arabic or Polish a plus.

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
Fax: 708-598-0856
41° 42' 11.8044" N, 87° 49' 55.974" W
Illinois