Youth Services Librarian
Library District #1 Doniphan County in Troy, Kansas is seeking a dynamic, self-motivated, organized, and team-oriented individual to become our Youth Services Librarian. Troy, Kansas is located 20 minutes west of St. Joseph, Missouri. This is a full time, 40-hour per week position with an opportunity to create innovative programming for youth. Hourly rate will start in a range of $13-15 per hour, depending on qualifications and experience.
The ideal candidate should love working with children and teens to bring out their creativity, imagination, and love of reading and books. The Youth Services Librarian will work closely with the Library Director and the Adult Programming Specialist to create unique programming at all branches. The Youth Services Librarian is also responsible for collection development, choosing materials that are appropriate for children and teens. This position requires reliable transportation for frequent travel between branches.
Candidates should have a 4-year college degree and/or previous experience working with youth. Recent MLS/MLIS graduates or current library students are encouraged to apply. Position is open until filled and the first review of applications will be on November 5th. Applications should include a cover letter, a current resume, transcripts, and three professional references with current contact information. Submit application materials to Library Director Maggie McKeithan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Part-Time Library Assistant
Provides library service and reference help to all ages, shelves books alphabetically and numerically, answers phones. Requires the ability to multi-task and follow directions, work in a busy environment, excellent written grammar and spelling, and other duties as assigned. Must be able to lift up to 30lbs without assistance, at least 16 years old with reliable transportation, comfortable with technology, good customer service skills, and willing to work at multiple library locations. 15-20 hours per week, mostly evenings, Saturdays, and special events.
Email a completed application and a cover letter that explains why you would be a good candidate for the position email@example.com. Review of applications will begin on Monday, October 1. Position open until filled.