Updated: Mar 12
FULL TIME POSITION AVAILABLE
MT. VERNON BRANCH LIBRARY
Youth Services Library Assistant
Full time position available immediately at the Mt. Vernon Branch Library. Duties include, but are not limited to, organizing and conducting all children’s programming and events including preschool story time, homeschool student programs, summer reading program, outreach to schools/daycares, and working with middle grade students and teens. Responsible for weeding and maintaining children and teen collections. Performs general circulation duties and assists library customers in locating information and books.
Desirable experience, education and training—Graduation from high school is required. An Associate’s degree, Bachelor’s degree, or college level courses preferred. Experience in library work including working with children and teens and a knowledge of children’s and teen literature; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which demonstrates knowledge, skills, and abilities of position are required. Must have excellent computer, organizational, and customer service skills.
Starting pay ($21,297.60--$28,083.60 per year) is dependent upon experience and education level. Benefits (health, dental, vision, and paid leave) are included.
Applications are available at the Barry-Lawrence Regional Library, 213 Sixth Street, Monett, MO 65708 or at any branch in the library district. Position is open until filled.
***MUST have previous experience working with children and teens in a library, daycare, and/or school setting to be considered for this position.***