Youth Services Assistant

Part Time

Average of 21 hours/week
Position Description:
Are you a creative, enthusiastic, and innovative individual who likes working with children from birth through 8th grade? Are you passionate about children’s literature and cultivating a love for reading and learning? If so, this opportunity may be for you! The Indian Trails Public Library District (ITPLD) is seeking a Youth Services Assistant to join our team. This position is a part-time opportunity with an average work week of 21 hours. We are committed to our vision of inspiring individuals, engaging communities and enriching lives.

Some of the job duties include:

–       Assisting in providing a wide variety of high quality programs and services for children ages birth through 8th grade within the library, the schools and the community.

–       Assisting children and caregivers in finding information and locating and suggesting materials.

–       Assist in weeding as needed.

–       Stay current with age group appropriate literature for readers’ advisory.

–       Generate and maintain reports and statistics as needed.

This opportunity requires:

–       Bachelor’s Degree or minimum 2 years relevant experience required.

–       Excellent customer service, interpersonal, and organizational skills.

–       The ability to communicate effectively and work both independently and as a team is required.

–       Must have reliable transportation and be able to work days, evenings, weekends, and holidays

Hourly rate $16.27. This position is eligible for pro-rated vacation and sick time and IMRF participation. To apply, send resume via e-mail to HR at

Please include the job title in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Application Deadline: 

Date below


Sep 30, 2015