Children's Librarian | Woodstock Public Library

Posted on May 28, 2019

The Woodstock Public Library is looking for an energetic Children's Librarian to join our team. The successful candidate will have a love of children and children's programming and be a team player. Woodstock Public Library already has successful in-library story times, as well as a popular summer story time at Woodstock's superb farmers market. The library hosts a variety of events and programs, including the popular Witches and Wizards of Woodstock Festival. The City of Woodstock is an innovative community with a long history and a bright future-- come be part of a great team and growing community.

The City of Woodstock is accepting electronic applications on behalf of the Woodstock Public Library for the position of Full-Time Children’s Librarian. The purpose of this position is to provide information, reference and programming to children and young adult patrons.  The Children’s Librarian helps to oversee the Young Adult area, and is under the supervision of the Head of Youth Services. 

Complete job listing is available on the library website.

Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:


1. Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited program.
2. Solid experience/familiarity with youth services programming, interests and trends, including internet, social media, and apps.
3. A minimum of 1 year of experience with children’s programming.
4. Solid verbal and written communication skills.
5. Spanish language fluency preferred.

Salary

Starting salary of $46,030

Location

Woodstock Public Library
414 W Judd Street
Woodstock, IL 60098
United States

How to apply

An application for this position may be obtained from the City’s website at www.woodstockil.gov. A current resume, cover letter, a completed City of Woodstock job application including three (3) professional references and a salary history  MUST BE EMAILED to: hrdept@woodstockil.gov.

The City reserves the right to select only the most qualified applicants for an interview. The City of Woodstock is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 5:00 PM.

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