20Hr. Children's Services Associate

 
Job Description Summary
:
The Children's Services Associate understands and follows the mission and values of the Library. Provides reference and Readers' Advisory service to library customers, assisting library users in the use of digital and print resources, planning and conducting programs, assisting with the juvenile collection management and promoting library resources and services. Proactively participates in outreach activities. Collaborates with other staff members as needed and assists in creating a positive environment.
 
Critical Skills
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  • Knowledge of children’s literature and passion to instill love of reading
  • Demonstrated experience in the use of up-to-date technology and electronic resources
  • Strong verbal communication skills to inspire and motivate during programs and presentations
  • Willingness to embrace NPL values: innovation, service, excellence and adaptability
Work Schedule:*
Monday 9:00am-1:00pm
Tuesday 4:00pm-9:00pm
Wednesday 9:00am-1:00pm
Thursday OFF
Friday 1:00pm-5:00pm

Weekend - Every Four Weeks:
Saturday 10:30am-4:00pm
Sunday 1:00pm-5:00pm

Some Friday evenings are required.

* Work schedule may change
Benefits
:
  • Annual Vacation Accrual: 1 week per year
  • Holidays: 7 days per year
  • Annual Sick Accrual: 12 days per year
  • Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
  • Health Benefits available for 30+ Hour Positions
Application Deadline
:
Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.