Thursday, July 26, 2007

Teen Librarian - Farmington Libraries

Teen Librarian - Farmington Libraries, Farmington, CT. Are you ready for an exciting opportunity to develop cutting edge teen services? Can you relate to teens by engaging them in meaningful ways in exciting after-school programming? If so, please read on and apply. Description: The Farmington Libraries, with two locations in Farmington, Connecticut, are seeking a dynamic full-time Teen librarian to work in the Main Library. You will be expected to provide a diverse range of professional after-school programming services to teens. You will also assist with adult services and collection development. You will directly report to the Adult Services Manager. Minimum qualifications: MLS from an ALA-accredited graduate program. MLS students are encouraged to apply. Applicant should have computer experience (including knowledge of MAC and Windows-based applications and social software), ability to work days, evenings and weekends including Saturday/Sunday, and a successful track record of library programming. The Salary is $44,681 annual for a 35 hour work week. The library offers an excellent benefit package which includes a defined retirement plan, 401K pre-tax, 15 paid sick days and 20 days of annual vacation leave, with a comprehensive medical, vision and dental insurance package. APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Apply to Hal Bright, Adult Services Manager, Farmington Library; Six Monteith Drive, Farmington, CT 06034 with application, resume, and letter of intent in which you should include your philosophy for teen service. Completed application and resume need to be submitted to the above by August 20, 2007. Thereafter, applications will be accepted until position is filled. The Farmington Library is an equal opportunity employer. Visit our website at to learn more about our library.