Youth Service Associate

Library

Employer/Library: 
Homer Township Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Will

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Hours: 
Up to 18 hours weekly, includes day, weekend rotation, and evening hours.
Salary: 
$12.00 hour

Are you an outgoing, positive person with great customer service skills who enjoys working with youth and their caregivers in a busy and active library?

We are looking for the perfect match to join our friendly Youth Services Team and work up to 18 hours per week, which includes day, weekend rotation, and evening hours. Flexibility a must.

Contribute to a positive, friendly, inviting environment for library customers. Perform a variety of tasks at a busy Youth Department Desk, including greeting customers and assisting youth and caregivers to locate information. Acts both independently and as part of a team to plan, prep and conduct youth programs; create promotional materials; and provide reader's advisory. Supports other tasks that anchor Youth Desk and general library operations.

The ideal candidate exhibits library experience and has excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Knowledge of children's literature, authors, and reader's advisory is desired. Friendly, energetic, detail oriented person; ability to work productively with staff team; ability to work independently and interact well with children and adults. Must enjoy working at a busy public desk and maintain a positive customer service attitude. Basic computer/Internet knowledge is essential. College Degree or experience working with youth in a public library preferred.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Email cover letter, resume/work experience, and references to: Jody Olivieri, Youth Services Manager

Homer Township Public Library

14320 West 151stStreet, Homer Glen, IL 60491

Email: jolivieri@homerlibrary.org EOE

Application Contact: 
Jody Olivieri
Apply To: 
Homer Twp. Public Library
14320 West 151 St Street
Homer Glen , IL 60491
Phone: 708-301-7908
41° 36' 51.2064" N, 87° 58' 2.64" W
Illinois