Library Youth and Family Services Coordinator (Part-time)

Organization: 
Suffolk Public Library
Location (City, State): 
Suffolk VA
Description: 

The Suffolk Public Library strives to connect people to information, ideas, and experiences however we can. We are looking for a person who is creative and has a desire to make an impact in the lives of youth and their families, by providing educational and recreational programs and services both in the library and outside. We are looking for a connector, someone who seeks out every opportunity to reach out to library customers, and someone who creates a welcoming and inclusive environment in all of our libraries. The successful candidate is somebody who is creative, can take the initiative, and enjoys working with children and families in multiple capacities.

Under limited supervision, serves as coordinator and supervisor of a specialized area such as Early Literacy, Youth and Family Services, Young Adult, and Outreach. Responsible for planning, coordinating, and evaluating the assigned area and ensures that all services are in alignment with the library's strategic goals and are implemented effectively. Responsible for establishing standards for services and collections, researching and formulating long range goals, developing guidelines and procedures, and planning and evaluating programs, services, and goals. Reports to the Youth and Family Services Library Manager.

Qualifications:
A combination of higher education and/or experience equivalent to 7 years, 3 of which must have been in the specific specialized area of the position, a library setting, or closely related field and 1 - 2 of which contained supervisory responsibilities; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities.
Requires a valid driver's license.

Salary:
$18.46 per hour

29 hours per week

For more information and to apply:

www.SuffolkPublicLibrary.com/careers

This position will close on 4/19/19 at 11:59 pm.