The library is seeking a part-time, innovative team member who is dedicated to excellence in service and is passionate about serving teens and tweens in a small community.
The ideal candidate is a positive self-starter, detail-oriented, and adaptive to change.
The Teen/Tween Librarian is responsible for meeting the needs and interests of teen and tween library users in the community. Primary responsibilities include: reader’s advisory assistance, development and implementation of programs in response to interests of teens and tweens in the community, selecting materials for the teen and tween collection, overseeing teen volunteers, and performing regular circulation duties, including handling Inter-Library Loan (ILL) materials.
Preference given to candidates with library experience using Sierra.
• Some college and/or related experience
• Experience working with teenagers in a leadership setting
• Possesses knowledge of tween and teen literature and services
• Excellent computer skills; experience with Microsoft Office Suite
• Excellent leadership skills
Must be available to work two weekday evenings per week, and Saturdays. Days negotiable. Approximately 15-20 hours a week.
Applicants will be required to pass a background check.
This self-paced, easy to do program for newborns thru pre-K encourages parents to read to their children on a regular basis. Reading together helps develop important pre-reading skills that provide a solid reading foundation - a key to school and learning success. If you haven't yet done so, check in with a staff member to get your packet. Then, just begin reading together.