Job Title: Assistant Children’s and Young Adult Librarian
Part Time
Approximately 16 hours per week; evenings and weekends
Starts at $14 per hour; higher DOQ
Position Description: 

The Highwood Public Library is looking for someone to work between 15 to 20 hours per week as an Assistant Children’s and Young Adult Librarian.  The position is responsible for helping with: answering patron questions; planning, marketing and overseeing children’s and young adult programming; maintaining the children’s and young adult collections through selection, purchasing and weeding of those collections; maintaining the appropriate sections of the library’s website; maintaining the library’s facebook page; collecting statistics; and acting as the librarian-in-charge when needed.

The ideal candidate will have an MLS or be in the process of attaining one, but we will consider a candidate with an LTA degree or the skills necessary to perform the job.  Candidates must also be proficient with MS products, especially Windows and Office; have excellent customer service skills; and be able to work evenings and weekends.  Fluency in Spanish is preferred but not required.

Application Deadline: Open until job is filled
Application Contact: Director
Apply To: 
Highwood Public Library

102 Highwood Avenue

Highwood, IL 60040

Phone: 847-432-5404
Fax: 847-432-5806