Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Youth & Outreach Services Librarian – Hartford Public Library

Youth & Outreach Services LibrarianHartford Public Library. Full time. The Youth & Outreach Services Librarian is responsible for programming, collection development, reference, reader’s advisory, and outreach for children and families from Birth through age 12; more specifically: The Youth & Outreach Services Librarian works closely with the Youth and Family Services Manager and the Director of Youth and Family Services to plan and implement strategies for improving delivery of youth services throughout the library system; assists in the ordering and promotion of children's materials (print and media) for the library system; participates in delivery, promotion, and evaluation of youth programs; creates and conducts tours and bibliographic instruction for children and their caregivers and teachers through our Boundless partnership with Hartford City Schools; works with and provides outreach to youth­-serving city agencies, schools, and organizations; and assists in writing and implementing grants. Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited institution required. View the complete job description and requirements at Please send completed employment application, resume and cover letter to: Hartford Public Library, Human Resources, 500 Main St, Hartford, CT 06103; by fax to (860) 722-6900; or email to Open until filled.