Children and Youth Services Librarian – Park Falls Public Library (WI)

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Park Falls Public Library — Children and Youth Services Librarian
Live and work in the center of Northern Wisconsin’s Chequamegon National Forest, with outdoor recreation opportunities and natural beauty on your doorstep.

Duties include: Directs Children and Youth Department, serving users from 0-12th grade. Material selection and children’s collection development, reader’s advisory, children and youth reference, children and youth programming, other duties in the Children’s Area; some adult circulation desk service and reference duties, contributing to library’s on-line presence. Additional duties as assigned.

Schedule includes evenings and alternate Saturdays

Qualifications: Experience in children’s service with college-level public library course work or MLS/ALA preferred. Knowledge of history and current trends in children’s library material. Computer and Internet skills, customer service for children, and excellent interpersonal skills required. Public
library experience serving children is preferred.

Park Falls Public Library is part of the Indianhead Library System and the MORE shared library automation consortium. We are a well-supported progressive community library in a historic remodeled building that is a community center.

This is a Full-Time professional position.
Deadline for Submission: October 20, 2017

Send cover letter, detailed resume, and three references (electronic submission is preferred) to: hyde@parkfallslibrary.org subject line: Children’s Librarian Application
Or mail to…
Deb Hyde, Director
Park Falls Public Library
121 North Fourth Avenue
Park Falls, WI 54552-1112