Job: Librarian Young Adult/Youth Services

General Information
Position:
Librarian Young Adult/Youth Services

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$39,863.77 - $70,758.19 Annually

Job Category:
Young Adult Services

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

Description:

This position is responsible for professional library duties, including work with teens, children, and adults as part of a team of staff and volunteers who deliver quality customer service at a busy regional library.

  • Plan and present programming for teens, children, and families at the library and at outreach locations, reference and reader's advisory for patrons of all ages.  
  • Maintain a regular schedule of collection maintenance for teens and children in cooperation with branch development staff, computer/technology assistance. 
  • Presents tours and/or programs for school and community groups visiting the library and assists with displays of library materials.
  • Supervision and training of staff and/or volunteers, branch supervision in the absence of the branch manager. 
  • May participate in branch specific and system wide committees.

Education:
  • Requires any combination of education and/or experience equivalent to: Master's Degree in Library Science from a graduate library school program accredited by the American Library Association and one (1) year of experience in a library or closely related field.
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check.
  • Possession of a valid drivers license preferred.
  • A strong customer service background is preferred.
  • Two (2) years related library experience is preferred.
  • Experience and/or education related to teen and children's literature and programming is preferred.
  • Ability to communicate, both orally and in writing, and relate positively to a diverse population. 
  • Ability to plan and implement successful programs for teens and children in cooperation with other libraries and community organizations. 
  • Ability to lift and carry objects up to 35 pounds.
  • Ability to sit and stand for long periods of time. 
  • Ability to attend meetings throughout Library system and County.
  • Knowledge of current professional public library principles, methods, and practices; relevant computer applications; literature for various ages and interests; and have the ability to supervise and direct the work of others. 
  • This position is 80 hours biweekly. Work days are Monday through Saturday including evenings and some Sundays.
  • The County may require employees to make either a temporary or long-term, permanent transfer to another Library location to accommodate the organization's business needs

 


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
11-09-2017

Application deadline:
11-16-2017

Apply at:
http://agency.governmentjobs.com/leecounty/default.cfm

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Cape Coral Lee County Public Library

Job Location:
Southwest Florida

Address:
921 SW 39th Terrace

City:
Cape Coral

Zip:
33914

County:
Lee


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Lee County Library System

Address:
2345 Union Street

City:
Fort Myers

State:
Florida

Zip:
33901

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
Brenda Skiba

Contact Email:
BSkiba@leegov.com

Contact Phone:
239-533-2245

Contact Fax:
n/a

How to apply

Lee County is an Equal Opportunity and At-Will Employer. Veteran's Perferance may apply. Apply at http://www.lee-county.com; Lee County Human Resources, 2115 Second Street, First Floor, Fort Myers, FL 33902


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