Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Children's Librarian - Farmington Libraries

Children's Librarian - The Farmington Libraries are seeking a creative and enthusiastic leader dedicated to children’s library services to serve as head of our vibrant children’s department. The ideal candidate will have a thorough knowledge of children’s literature, strong reader’s advisory and customer service skills, as well as demonstrated ingenuity in children’s programming. This position works closely with the Executive Director as well as the Director of Information Services and the Director of Lending and Collection Management towards a shared vision of the library. As such the successful individual must possess strong communication skills and a commitment to collaboration. Qualifications: MLS or equivalent combination of education and experience; minimum of 5 years progressively responsible experience in a public library setting with a focus on children’s services. This is a full-time 35-hour per week position including evening and weekend shifts. The Libraries offer a competitive salary, paid vacation time, Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance and a defined pension plan. The Farmington Libraries are an equal opportunity employer. If you fit this profile, please email a cover letter and résumé to Laura Horn, Director of Information Services at lhorn@farmingtonlibraries.org. This position is open until filled.