Date Posted: 25 January, 2017
Employer/Library: Flossmoor Public Library
Library Type: Public Library
County: Cook
Full Time or Part Time: Part Time
Hours: Approximately 24 hours per week (days, evenings, and weekends)
Salary: $11.19 per hour

Do you love working with tweens and teens? Do you post, Tweet, Snap, or Instagram about your favorite teen titles? Can you create interesting and engaging programs for tweens and teens? If you answered “Yes” to these questions, Flossmoor Public Library has a great opportunity for you! We are looking for a Teen Services Assistant who will engage with our after-school crowd, plan and implement tween and teen programs, and be part of an energetic and enthusiastic Youth Services team.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about working with middle- and high school students, have a strong knowledge of teen literature, be knowledgeable about mobile technology and apps, and be a strong team player. This is a great opportunity for an MLIS student looking to gain experience in teen services.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma (some college preferred)
  • Knowledge of teen literature
  • One year of library or public service experience working with teens
  • Must be able to bend & stoop, reach up to 70″
  • Commitment to public service
  • Familiarity with computers/Microsoft Office programs required
  • Social media and graphic skills a plus

This part-time position is approximately 24 hours a week and will include day, evening, and weekend hours. Starting salary is $11.19 an hour with IMRF and pro-rated vacation time after one year. A complete job description is available upon request.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume, and three professional references via e-mail to Anna Pauls, Youth Services Manager, at paulsa@flossmoorlibrary.org This position is open until filled, but applications received by Monday, February 13, will receive priority consideration. Flossmoor Public Library is an equal-opportunity employer.

Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Contact: Anna Pauls, Youth Services Manager
Apply To:

Flossmoor Public Library

1000 Sterling Ave.

Flossmoor , IL 60422

Phone: 708-798-3600
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