Job Title: Summer Youth Services Associate
Part Time
This temporary position is 18 hours per week, including daytime, evening and weekend hours. Positions will start in mid-May and end mid-August 2016.
$9.50 per hour
Position Description: 

The Indian Prairie Public Library is seeking two friendly, flexible part-time Summer Youth Services Associates.  We are looking for enthusiastic individuals who like to have fun while helping others. We offer a dynamic, engaging team environment that values creativity and collaboration.

Job duties include assisting with readers advisory and basic reference questions, assisting the public in using electronic resources including computers, iPads, and eReaders, and assisting with our Summer Reading Challenge – Better Together.  Associates may also assist with planning, preparing and presenting weekly outreach programming to youth.

Qualifications include two years of college and experience working with the public. At least one year of experience working with children, families, and teens is preferred. 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 welcoming staff.

To apply, please send applications to Natalie Williams, Head of Youth Services at  The subject line on the email should read “Summer Associate Application.” Applications will be accepted until April 15.

A complete job description and application is available at and at the Check Out desk on the first floor of the library.

Indian Prairie Public Library District is an equal opportunity employer.

DeadlineApr 15, 2016
Application Contact: Natalie Williams
Apply To: 
Indian Prairie Public Library

401 Plainfield Road

Darien, IL 60561

Phone: 630-887-8760
Fax: 630-887-8801
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