Job Title: Youth Services Associate – Teen
Part Time
18 hours/week including days, evenings and weekends
$14.66 per hour
Position Description: 

If you enjoy creative DIY projects, playing with technology, and spending time with teens, then Indian Prairie Public Library has an opportunity for you. We are seeking a forward-thinking, tech-proficient player for our team.

The person selected to fill our Youth Services Associate -Teen position will work independently and with the Teen Librarian in creating and presenting traditional, virtual, and cutting edge services for middle school and high school-aged patrons.  Responsibilities include reference and readers/media advisory services, technology services, programming, marketing and outreach.

Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree and two years of experience working with teens. Applicants must be comfortable working with the public and helping children of all ages. They must also have a genuine interest in teen services and literature. Applicants must have excellent communication and collaborative skills, a commitment to quality customer service, and sense of humor. Students working towards an MLS are encouraged to apply.

The Indian Prairie Public Library District is located in Darien Illinois serving 42,000 residents in the communities of Darien, Willowbrook and Burr Ridge.  Our Kids and Teens Department is extremely busy with a wide variety of programming.  Our kids and parents love our services and the warm and friendly staff.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three references to Natalie Williams, Head of Youth Services at  The subject line on the email should read “Teen Associate Application.”  A complete job description is available at and at the Check Out desk on the first floor of the library.

Deadline: Dec 5, 2015
Application Contact: Natalie Williams
Apply To: 
Indian Prairie Public Library

401 Plainfield Road

Darien, IL 60561

Phone: 630-887-8760
Fax: 630-887-1018
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