Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Teen and Reference Librarian –Mark Twain Library, Redding

Teen and Reference Librarian –The Mark Twain Library in Redding has an opportunity for a Teen and Reference Librarian. This is an opportunity to share your creative side, take responsibility for teen programming and work in a vibrant community. If you are able to work flexible hours, take the initiative to develop teen programs and are comfortable working with tweens and teens as well as their parents and teachers, this is the right opportunity for you. You should be enthusiastic about creating programs that will appeal to these age groups. The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in young adult literature and social trends as well as an interest in and aptitude for social media and new technologies. In addition, this position will require spending time at the general reference desk (approximately 6 hours per week) . Ability to be flexible with scheduled hours is important as some evenings and weekend hours will be required. Qualifications: Masters in Library Science or close to completion of a Masters in Library Science or related degree. Experience working with teens/tweens is a must. To apply send current resume and letter of interest to This is a 30 hour per week position at a starting salary of $43,680. One Saturday per month will be required in rotation. Prorated paid vacation and holidays are provided after six month service. Medical benefits available. Application deadline is July 17, 2017.