Children's Librarian | C.E. Brehm Memorial Public Library District

Posted on Apr 28, 2021

C.E. Brehm Memorial Library District is seeking a candidate for the position of Children’s Librarian. Duties include planning and presenting library programming (both at the library, virtually, and at other locations as needed), tours and school visits, publicity for children’s department, participate in the selection of materials for the children’s collection, supervise the library during evening and weekend hours (one evening per week, one Saturday and one Sunday per month), and have knowledge of juvenile literature and be able to recommend reading material. Mt Vernon is located in southern Illinois (approximately 80 miles east of St Louis) with a service population of approximately 37,918. The county is primarily rural, with several small towns of which Mt Vernon is the largest.

Requirements

 Minimum Education and Experience:

  • MLS/MLIS from an ALA accredited library school or other related Library degree.
  • Two years of library experience is preferred

Salary

$27,900-$34,700 (depending on level of education)

Location

C.E. Brehm Memorial Public Library District
101 S. 7th Street
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
United States

How to apply

Send resume and cover letter to:

Bill Pixley
Library Director
101 S. 7
th
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864

or

email: bpixley@mtvbrehm.org.

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