Young Adult Librarian

Library

Employer/Library: 
Quincy Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
County: 
Adams

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
Hours: 
Full-time position, with a varying schedule including days, evenings and weekends.
Salary: 
$19.00 / hour

DUTIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

The Young Adult Librarian position is primarily responsible for selecting young adult materials and maintaining this special collection. Additionally, this position is responsible for planning and coordinating all special events and programs for tweens and teens. It is a diverse position that requires a broad knowledge of library functions, interest in young adult literature, and customer service skills to assist all ages of library users.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Masters Degree required. Masters Degree in Library or Information Science from an accredited library school preferred. Two years library experience preferred. Knowledge of popular and classic young adult literature desirable. Creative and enthusiastic person with the ability to work with all ages, especially young adults. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Reliable and self-motivated. Demonstrated computer experience required. Knowledge of word processing, desktop publishing and library software preferred. Must be comfortable learning latest tech trends, as applicable to Young Adults.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Applicants are asked to provide a cover letter and resume.

Application Contact: 
Burgundy Hill
Apply To: 
Quincy Public Library
526 Jersey St
Quincy , IL 62301
Phone: 217-223-1309
Fax: 217-222-5672
39° 55' 47.2836" N, 91° 24' 26.334" W
Illinois