Position Available: Ulysses Philomathic Youth Services Librarian
The Ulysses Philomathic Library is seeking a part-time Youth Services Librarian for 15 hours per week, regularly, and will require working one Saturday per month as well as occasional evening hours.
Application Deadline: June 2, 2014
Send cover letter and resume to: Annette Birdsall, firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please. (Please note: a separate application must be submitted for each available position.)
The Ulysses Philomathic Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Youth Services Librarian Job Description
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Summary of Essential Responsibilities
The Youth Services Librarian, under the supervision of the Library Director (LD) will be responsible for juvenile and young adult collection development, programming, reader’s advisory, and storytimes. The librarian will serve as the liaison to community organizations serving youth. The position also requires assisting patrons at the circulation desk with general library operations as well as other duties as assigned.
The Librarian must have a thorough knowledge of libraries, excellent oral and written communication skills, the ability to prioritize tasks, define a manageable scope of work, and enjoy working with youth and their community. The ability to be creative, work independently, and maintain a professional, welcoming, and service-oriented attitude are all essential. An MLS is desired –flexibility and sense of humor are preferred.