Youth Literary Arts Coordinator – FOR Sto-Rox Library

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POSITION: Youth Literary Arts Coordinator
STATUS: Part-time, Non-Exempt HOURS: 40 hours per week, includes evening and weekend hours
REPORTS TO: Library Director
LOCATION: Father Ryan Arts Center

Position Summary
FOR Sto-Rox Library is looking for a dynamic person to join our Library Staff. Full-time vacancy available for an energetic, team-oriented Youth Literary Arts Coordinator with a strong public service commitment. Position will provide library service, programming and early literacy development for children and teens, including those with diverse backgrounds and abilities.

Essential Job Responsibilities
? Design, promote, execute and evaluate a variety of library programs for youth and their families/caregivers
? Library Advocacy
? Assist with Development of children/teen collection
? Outreach/visits to local schools, daycares and similar institutions
? Assists in maintaining Sto-Rox library website and social media accounts
? Maintain public calendar for programming
? Collaborate with other staff on library projects and events
? Collaborate with staff from FOR Sto Rox entities to develop programming.
? Circulation Desk Duties
? Collect statistics on programs and attendance, and complete reports as necessary

Additional Job Responsibilities
? Performs other assignments as necessary for the proper operation of the FOR Sto-Rox Library.

Required Qualifications
? Minimum of two years’ experience in children’s library services or equivalent experience in Early Childhood Education/Development.
? Strong background in children’s literature and knowledge of emerging technology and child development required.
? Excellent communication skills including writing and public speaking.
? Must possess the ability to work well with the public.
? Ability to multi-task, and be available for daytime, evening and weekend hours.
? Act 33/34 clearances must be provided prior to employment

Applicants should send their resume to