Job: LIBRARIAN II (Head of Children and Teen Services)

General Information
Position:
LIBRARIAN II (Head of Children and Teen Services)

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
$53,487 Annually

Job Category:
Children's Services

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

Description:

Plans, provides and supervises the delivery of library services to children, teens, parents and caregivers.  Supervises one professional and four paraprofessional employees at three branches.  Prepares and presents children’s classes/other activities for children and teens in-person and virtual.  Provides collection development, research, readers’ advisory services and outreach to local schools/the community; participates in long-range planning and committee work; oversees the Summer Reading Program and building with regard to the health/safety of staff and members as needed.  

The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners provides an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental and life insurance as well as vacation and sick leave, paid parental leave, tuition reimbursement and participation in the Florida Retirement System. 

The PBC Library System seeks to recruit diverse staff to serve the needs of our diverse community and members.


Education:

QUALIFICATIONS:  Master’s Degree in Library Science accredited by the American Library Association (ALA); minimum of one (1) year of professional library experience.  PREFERENCE FOR EXPERIENCE:  Supervising the work of others; in public library research/collection development; working with children/teens/parents/caregivers; planning activities for children/teens; overseeing a library reading program (must specify on application).  Also desirable:  Bilingual (Spanish/Creole).

 


Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
06-13-2022

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
www.pbclibrary.org

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Public Libraries

Job Type:
Full-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Belle Glade Branch

Job Location:
Southeast Florida

Address:
725 NW 4th Street

City:
Belle Glade

Zip:
33430

County:
Palm Beach


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Palm Beach County Library System

Address:
3650 Summit Blvd

City:
West Palm Beach

State:
Florida

Zip:
33406

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
ANDREA TAYLOR

Contact Email:
taylora@pbclibrary.org

Contact Phone:
561-233-2707

Contact Fax:
561-242-7370

How to apply

Visit www.pbcgov.jobs for job description and to apply online.  May upload any Veteran’s Preference documentation to online application (No e-mail applications/resumes accepted).Online Applications are open until filled.  EO/AA M/F/D/V, Drug Free Work Place; All employees of Palm Beach County may be required to work before, during and/or after a natural or man-made disaster or hurricane.

NOTEIt is not necessary to submit another application for this position if you applied 3/14/2022 – 5/6/2022.


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