Youth Services Librarian Position Open
The Paris-Bourbon County Public Library is searching for an energetic, flexible, and creative person to join our staff as the Youth Services Librarian. Position duties include selection of children's books and other materials, continued creation of services targeted for children, development of public relations materials, and a variety of other library-oriented duties. This position may require the supervision of volunteers and other part or full-time youth services staff. Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited institution is required. At least one year of prior library experience and prior supervisory experience is preferred. Knowledge of the book trade and teaching experience are helpful. Excellent computer skills, fine-tuned interpersonal skills, a well-developed sense of humor, commitment to community, and ability to function as part of a service-oriented team are a must. Must be willing to work occasional evenings and weekends. The position requires regular lifting of books and other library materials up to 35 pounds.
Employment is full time and pay starts at $31,939.32 per year. Excellent benefits package.
Send letter of application, resume, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of three references to Mark Adler, Director, Paris-Bourbon County Public Library, 701 High Street, Paris, KY 40361
Direct phone inquiries to Mark Adler at (859)987-4419, extension 103.
Send e-mail inquiries to Mark Adler at firstname.lastname@example.org
Review of applications will begin July 11 and will continue until the position is filled.
Submitted on 2011-07-07