Children and Teen Services Librarian – Three-quarter Time

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Northland Public Library<>, a busy suburban library is seeking a skilled, enthusiastic and playful applicant for a Children & Teen Services Librarian position. The successful candidate will bring a commitment to fostering literacy in young children, an ability to respectfully engage children and families of all abilities and backgrounds, and a willingness to embrace the happy chaos of service to children & teens.

The candidate we hire will be planning and presenting programs for babies through teens both in-house and as part of our outreach team. Duties include reference desk work, reader’s advisory, collection development, and storytelling. An MLIS degree and a thorough knowledge of children’s literature are required for this position. Experience working in a preschool or elementary school setting is a plus. Ability to work comfortably with a diverse patron base is a necessity. Candidate must be comfortable working independently as well as functioning as part of a team.

This is a ¾ time non-exempt position (26.25 hours per week) with vacation and sick leave benefits. Annual salary starts at $25,266. Candidate must be available to work a flexible schedule that includes daytime, evening and weekend hours. Federal Criminal background Check<>, PA Criminal Record Check<> and PA Child Abuse History Clearance<> required upon offer of employment.

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Candidates please submit an application<>? and resume to<>. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Candidates of interest will be contacted to schedule an interview. No phone calls please.