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Teen Services Librarian, Farmington Library, Farmington, CT

Description:

The Farmington Libraries are seeking a full time friendly, tech-savvy, and enthusiastic Teen Librarian to lead our Teen Department.

Under the direction of the Executive Director the Teen Librarian is responsible for providing library services for young adults, grades 7-12. Develops and maintains teen materials, develops engaging and enriching programs including the annual summer reading program. Supervises the Teen Space during after school hours or other high traffic times. Reaches out to schools and works with other community organizations to inform them of library services or to collaborate on special projects. Recruits, manages, and supervises teen volunteers and helps facilitate the Teen Advisory Board. Time on the Adult Information Services Desk and training to become a Passport Agent is required.

Works 35 hours each week requiring one evening a week, every third Saturday in rotation, and a few Sundays a year.

Education/Qualifications: Candidates with an MLS from an ALA-accredited program or equivalent degree preferred; or an equivalent combination of training, education, and experience. Current MLS candidates working towards a library degree will be considered

SALARY: $50,000 -$57,500.

CLOSING DATE: July 15, 2021

How to apply:

All interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume by July 15th, 2021 via email or any questions to [email protected]Click here for a full job description. The Farmington Library is an EOE employer.