MILLER BRANCH—Part Time Library Assistant-Youth Services
Part time position Library Assistant, Youth Services (24 hours per week) position available immediately at the Miller Branch Library. The Miller Branch Library is paired with the Mt. Vernon Branch Library. It may be necessary to occasionally work at the Mt. Vernon Branch Library. Duties include, but are not limited to, organizing and conducting all youth (toddler, children, teen) programming and events including preschool story time, homeschool student programs, summer reading program, 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 required. Associates or Bachelor’s degree in a library related field 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 possess the ability to positively promote library services in the community. Excellent computer, organizational, and customer service skills required.
Starting pay ($11.05-$14.30) is dependent upon experience and education level. Part time vacation and sick leave benefits are included. Must be able to work a flexible schedule. Currently the Miller Branch is open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 8:30-5:30. They are closed on Saturdays and Sundays. Occasional travel to Mt. Vernon Branch; valid driver’s license required.
Applications are available at the Barry-Lawrence Regional Library, 213 Sixth Street, Monett, MO 65708, on the library webpage at www.blrlibrary.org, or at any branch in the library district. For more information contact Gina Milburn at 417-235-6646 or by e-mail at email@example.com. Position is open until filled.
****MUST HAVE a minimum of 2 years previous experience working with children and teens of all ages to be considered for this position***
Revised 5/27/21 GM