Job: Youth Services Librarian

General Information
Position:
Youth Services Librarian

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
Starting Salary: Dependent on Qualifications

Job Category:
Children's Services

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:

 

 

Brockway Memorial Library in Miami Shores Village seeks full-time Youth Services Librarian.

 

 

 

Brockway Memorial Library's Youth Services Department provides for the educational, recreational, and informational needs of the youth of the Miami Shores Community.

 

 

 


Education:

 

 

Essential Duties and Required Skills include:

 

 Note to candidates:  Candidates with School-Media Specialist Degrees please also apply!

 

This outgoing, energetic and industrious candidate will develop and implement fun, innovative and dynamic literacy-based programs and services for the Library’s young patrons, ages 0-18. Examples of programs include storytimes, puppet shows, special events, S.T.E.M, and the annual Summer Reading Program. The Youth Services Librarian will work with local schools and organizations to bolster the Library’s outreach efforts and will work under supervision of the Library Director to market and promote programs and services.

 

In collaboration with the Library Director, the Youth Services Librarian will select, order and maintain new and existing materials in the Youth Collection, such as books, magazines and audiobooks. A knowledge of children’s and young adult literature is a must, as well as a familiarity with current literacy trends. Candidate should have basic technology skills and be able to provide quality reference assistance to patrons of all ages.

 

Candidate must be approachable, positive and friendly and possess excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.

 

Additional Qualifications

Strong organizational skills

Works well with others

Enthusiastic about reading and librarianship!

 


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
07-18-2016

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
http://www.miamishoresvillage.com/posting/24-youth-service-librarian.html

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries
  • School Media Centers

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Brockway Memorial Library

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

Address:
10021 NE 2nd Avenue

City:
Miami Shores

Zip:
33138

County:
Miami-Dade


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Miami Shores Village

Address:
10050 NE 2nd Avenue

City:
Miami Shores

State:
Florida

Zip:
33138

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Michelle Brown

Contact Email:
brownm@miamishoresvillage.com

Contact Phone:
305-758-8107

Contact Fax:

How to apply

 

 

If you would like to apply, please submit your resume to Michelle Brown, at brownm@miamishoresvillage.com or call 305-758-8107 for more information.  Thank you for your interest!

 

Miami Shores Village is a drug-free workplace and an equal opportunity employer.

 


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