PLEASE NOTE: Summer internships do NOT count towards LIBRA 2600, The Library Practicum!

Job Title: Summer Reading Club Preschool Outreach Intern
Part Time
Hours: This internship begins Tuesday, May 31, and continues until Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Hours are Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. each week (excepting Memorial Day holiday).
$14.00/hour, plus reimbursement for mileage as necessary.
Position Description: 

This internship has proven to be a great start for those interested in LIS, Early Childhood, or other related fields. You will experience working with preschool-age children, performing storytimes, and playing a pivotal role in a library’s outreach team. The successful candidate will perform exciting storytimes for children ages 2-5 at their preschools, and encourage the children to visit the library.

Applicants must have a valid Illinois driver’s license and be comfortable driving a minivan.

Apply by April 11, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Please include the following documents with your application:

  • Cover letter
  • Resumé

Download the application to print, complete and submit one of the following ways:

Mail To:
Carol Kidd
Des Plaines Public Library
1501 Ellinwood Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016

Scan and Email to:
jobs [at] dppl [dot] org

Fax To:847-827-4161

Deadline: Apr 11, 2016
Apply To:
Des Plaines Public Library

1501 Ellinwood Street

Des Plaines, IL 60016

Phone: 847-376-2794
Fax: 847-827-4161