Children's Services Specialist


White Oak Library District
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
25 hours per week
$14.50 per hour

The White Oak Library District, serving the communities of Crest Hill, Lockport, and Romeoville, Illinois is seeking applicants interested in filling a part time position in the Children's Services Department at our Crest Hill Branch Library. This part time position equals 25 hours per week.

The selected candidate will be expected to provide a diverse range of library patron services relating to children, including assistance with library programs, collection development, staffing the Children's desk, instructing patrons in the use of electronic and print resources, and a variety of related tasks. Position reports directly to the Children's Supervisor.

Minimum qualifications: Must possess a Library Technical Assistant Certificate (LTA), or currently be attending an American Library Association accredited MLS graduate school, or possess a bachelor's degree and relevant experience. Children's services experience in a public library preferred. Applicants should have computer experience, including Internet and the use of online databases, and ability to work days, evenings and weekends. Knowledge of the Polaris Database is a plus. Applicants will also be required to travel between our facilities as needed. Salary range begins at $14.50 per hour and increases commensurate with performance.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Interested parties should submit their resume to Brittany Whyte, Crest Hill Children's Supervisor via e-mail at ; or via mail to Brittany Whyte, White Oak Library District, 20670 Kubinski Dr., Crest Hill, IL 60403. Applications accepted until position is filled.

Application Contact: 
Brittany Whyte
Apply To: 
White Oak Library District - Crest Hill Branch
20670 Kubinski Dr
Crest Hill , IL 60403
Phone: 815-552-4293
41° 34' 14.9484" N, 88° 7' 8.4288" W