Summer Reading Challenge Preschool Outreach Intern


Des Plaines Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
This internship begins Monday, June 8 and continues until Wednesday, July 29, 2020. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. each week.
$15.00/hour, plus reimbursement for mileage as necessary.

This internship has proven to be a great start for those interested in LIS, Early Childhood, or other related fields. As part of a two-person team, you will experience working with preschool-age children, performing storytimes, and playing a pivotal role in our library's outreach team. The successful candidate will perform exciting storytimes for children ages 2-5 at their preschools, and encourage the children to visit the library. Away at school but returning to the Chicagoland area for the summer? Consider this a great summer work opportunity.

Minimum qualifications

Applicants must have a valid Illinois driver's license, must be comfortable driving a minivan, and must be able to provide his/her own vehicle for travel to and from the outreach locations.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

This job is open until filled

Please include the following with your application:

Cover letter and resume attached as a single file.

The Des Plaines Public Library is an equal opportunity employer.

Use the following site to submit your application:


Application Contact: 
Jennifer Steurer
Apply To: 
Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood St
Des Plaines , IL 60016
Phone: 847-376-2794
42° 2' 25.728" N, 87° 53' 14.1648" W