Job is Expired Youth Services Director

Norelius Community Library / 1403 1st Ave. South, Denison, IA

Job deadline Open Until Filled   Job salary $10.00 to $15.00 per hour   Job type of library Public   This job is located in Iowa Iowa

Job Description

The Norelius Community Library Board of Trustees is seeking a dynamic, outgoing, tech savvy individual with knowledge of social media to fill a vacancy of Youth Services Director.  The Youth Services Department is a busy, fast paced environment.  The individual best suited for this position will possess a love for children, a love of books, enjoy planning, and preparing children’s programming. Bilingual considered a plus.  If you are ready to jump into a vibrant Children’s Department and continue to build the momentum of service to our community’s youth stop by the library for a copy of the job description and requirements for this position. The job description may also be located on the library website at This position is full time, 40 hrs. with benefits. Day, evening and Saturday works hours required. The City of Denison is an equal opportunity employer and all prospective applicants are encouraged to apply. Starting wage will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Description of Community

Denison is an hour from the Omaha/Council Bluffs metroplex. Our dynamic, growing, and diverse community is made up of approximately 9,000 residents and is the county seat in Crawford County.

Required Education

  • Associate's Degree

Preferred Education

  • Bachelor's Degree

Other Education Credentials

  • 10 years work experience or 60 semester hours of college credit from an accredited college or university.
  • Completion of Iowa Public Library for Staff, Public Library Management I and II upon availability or other courses of study approved by the Library Board.

Experience (years)

Required Preferred
Supervisor 1 2
Professional 1 2
Library 1 2

Language Skills

  • Spanish is Preferred
  • French is Not Required

Application Requirements

The Board of Trustees of the Norelius Community Library (Denison, Iowa) seeks a qualified and professional leader to become the next Youth Services Director. The new Youth Services Director willeffectively run a vibrant Youth/Children's department with the Norelius Community Library.  The new Youth Services director will work with a team of 10 staff members who strive to provide friendly and creative library service to an estimated service population of more than 24,000 people area-wide. Minimum qualifications are an a associates Degree from an accredited college or university, professional library experience, and previous supervisory experience. Preference will be given to candidates with a library science background or library experience. Minimum starting wage scale begins at $10-$15 Hourly, depending upon experience and qualifications.  Additional requirements are listed on the Job Description and Job Posting at the library website.  Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and addresses (including e-mail), and telephone numbers of three professional references to Board President, Monica L. Walley-Director, Norelius Community Library, 1403 1st Ave. South, Dension, IA  51442, 

HR Contact Information

POC:  Monica L. Walley, Director, Norelius Community Library, 1403 1st Ave. South, Denison, IA  51442, 712-263-9355, norlib@frontiernet,net


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Masters Degree in a Program of Library and Information Science


Salary Wage Calculator $10.00 to $15.00 per hour

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Date Posted

September 11th, 2017

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