Youth Services Librarian

Saline County Library

Benton, Arkansas

Application Deadline

Open Until Filled


$31,799.00 to $47,698.00 per Year   Calculate


Benton, AR





Minimum Education

Master's Degree

Library Experience


Supervisory Experience

Not Required

Type of Library



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Job Description

The Saline County Library in Benton, Arkansas is seeking a new member for the vibrant and busy Youth Services Department. This position requires an outgoing and energetic person who loves planning and providing quality children’s programming with a focus on tweens. Your days, post-pandemic, will be spent performing storytimes, conducting experiments and STEM programming, passing on a love for reading, and dreaming up innovative new services the library can offer to children and their caregivers. Master’s in Library Science required. Starting salary is $31,799 - $47,698 depending on experience and qualifications. Benefits package includes paid medical insurance and participation in Arkansas Public Retirement System.

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The Community

The Saline County Library serves the 125,163 Saline County residents with a dedicated staff of 34 FTEs and a $3 million annual operating budget from two locations – the Bob Herzfeld Memorial Library (Benton) and the Mabel Boswell Memorial Library (Bryant).

Saline County in central Arkansas is one of Arkansas’ fastest growing and most prosperous counties. Ideally located near bustling Little Rock, Saline County residents enjoy a quality of life in their varied smaller cities and towns while appreciating the ready access to the entertainment, shopping, and cultural offerings of the state capitol. Saline County offers excellent school systems, as well as a University of Arkansas satellite campus, a growing hospital, retail and other amenities. Many parks, waterways, golf courses, and the nearby Ouachita National Forest offer outdoor recreation. Saline County has it all – including a low cost of living and unemployment rate. Learn more about Saline County, the Library, and the position at these Saline County Links.


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Posted Apr 16, 2021