Job is Expired Children's Librarian

Rangeview Library District / Commerce City

Job deadline Apply by November 23rd, 2007   Job salary $36,576.00 to $42,062.00 per year   Job type of library Public   This job is located in Colorado Colorado

Job Description

The Rangeview Library District in Northglenn, CO, is seeking an innovative Children’s Librarian who is passionate about connecting people with literature and information. Bring your experience in youth services to help Rangeview become a “best in class” library.

We are looking for a versatile; creative, customer focused Children’s Librarian

• Schedule, plan, publicize and present youth programs and activities, both on and off-site; schedule and conduct library tours; select materials to be used in activities including audio-visual materials and crafts.
• Promote youth services, programs and activities including making oral presentations within the community.
• Assist in the development, evaluation and maintenance of youth collections by examining book reviews, user needs and other information.
• Recommend youth materials for purchase/replacement.
• Identify patron informational needs; provide reference referral information and readers’ advisory services to children and adults, both in person and on the phone; assist and/or instruct patrons in locating and using library resources, equipment, and services.
• Compile bibliographies and reading lists.

Required Education

  • Master's Degree

Preferred Education

  • Master's Degree

Other Education Credentials

Minimum qualifications: MLS from an ALA-accredited Library School and one year full-time experience in working with children or teens.



Desired qualifications: One year youth service experience in a library setting.

Experience (years)

Required Preferred
Supervisor - -
Professional - 1
Library - 1

Language Skills

  • Spanish is Preferred

Other Required/Preferred Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; a Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited library school, experience in youth services and working with preschool through teen, and is an individual who is passionate about creating an outstanding library system.

Additional info

If you are interested in joining our team please complete an Adams County application for this job which can be found at http://www.co.adams.co.us. For more information about the library district and this position visit www.rangeviewld.org

Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science

Required

Salary

LRS.org Wage Calculator $36,576.00 to $42,062.00 per year

Hours per week

40.00

Evenings

Some

Weekends

Some

Benefits

Retirement
Medical
Dental
Vacation/Holiday Leave

Date Posted

November 15th, 2007

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