Children's Collection Development & Literacy Outreach Librarian

Library

Employer/Library: 
Anderson Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library
Illinois County: 
Out Of State

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Full Time
Hours: 
40 hours per week, including evening and weekend shifts
Salary: 
$43,895.90 annually

Description/Responsibilities: Under general direction, the Children's Collection Development & Literacy Outreach Librarian position is responsible for building a relevant, high-interest, and diverse Children's collection across all formats, platforms, and levels. This position exercises professional judgment and expertise in the selection of appropriate materials and online resources to serve the needs of our community. This position provides services for children along with their caregivers and educators, including creating programming activities, promoting early childhood literacy development, and offering general reference assistance and reader's advisory. This position is responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with area schools and other community partners.

Qualifications: Master of Library Science degree from ALA-accredited school; ability to obtain certification from Indiana State Library; at least three years of public library work experience performing collection development, community outreach and programming; along with building and maintaining community relationships.

Salary: $43,895.90 annually, with an excellent benefit package Schedule: 40 hours per week, including evening and weekend shifts

Contact: For more details about this position and how to apply, visit: www.andersonlibrary.net/careers. Applications will only be accepted online through the library website. Contact person: Tonya Carman, Business/Human Resources Manager, tcarman@andersonlibrary.net, (765) 641-2197.

Posted: June 20, 2022

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Note: 

Contact: For more details about this position and how to apply, visit: www.andersonlibrary.net/careers. Applications will only be accepted online through the library website.

Application Contact: 
Contact person: Tonya Carman, Business/Human Resources Manager, tcarman@andersonlibrary.net, (765) 641-2197.
Apply To: 
Anderson Public Library
111 East 12 Street
Anderson , IN 46016
Phone: 765-641-2198
Fax: 765-313-4759
40° 6' 14.5728" N, 85° 40' 39.6984" W
Indiana