Library Assistant II – Youth Services
The Round Lake Area Public Library is looking for an enthusiastic, creative team player with excellent communication skills and dedication to customer service, to fill a full-time position at the library. The person filling this position will provide reference, reader’s advisory, and program services to preschool and school age children, young teens, and their parents. The qualified candidate is required to show proficiency in reading, writing, and speaking English and Spanish.
SCHEDULE: Full-time, 37.5 hours per week, including early morning, afternoon, evening, and weekend hours. Schedule subject to change.
SALARY RANGE: $17.95 - $26.92 hourly (depending on qualifications); Salary Category 6.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR APPOINTMENT:
- A Bachelor’s degree, LTA certificate or comparable education is required.
- Five years previous work experience with children or early childhood education knowledge required; public library experience preferred.
- Good knowledge of children’s literature including current authors and children’s classics, and trends in Youth services.
- Proficiency with computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and internet browsers.
Full job description available here.
Interested candidates should send resume to:
Debbie Allen, Head of Youth Services
Round Lake Area Public Library
906 Hart Road
Round Lake, IL 60073
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