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  • Youth Services Librarian

    Rantoul Public Library

  • Library/Organization Address

    106 W. Flessner Ave.
    Rantoul, Illinois 61866
  • Employment Type


  • Hourly Wage/Salary Range

    $17.48 an hour

  • About the Organization

  • Job Description and Responsibilities

    Plan, promote, and implement activities for children and teens.
    Manage the library’s children and young adult collections.
    Work with the public at circulation/reference desk approximately 13 hours a week.
    Work with and help to supervise staff, volunteers, and community service workers.
    Communicate with local schools and other organizations that serve children.
    Assist Library Director in managing library operations.
  • Minimum Requirements to Apply

    Master’s degree in Library science preferred. At minimum, must have college degree or equivalent experience working with children.
    Must be comfortable working with people of all ages, especially young people and their caregivers.
    Must have familiarity with children’s books and other media.
    Must be comfortable working with computers and other technology.
    Some library experience preferred.
    Experience working with children preferred.
    Ability to speak Spanish as well as English preferred.
  • Benefits Offered

    Health insurance, Dental insurance, Retirement plan, Paid time off

  • Position Start Date

  • How to Apply

    Send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Holly Thompson, Library Director, at
    Rantoul Public Library
    106 W. Flessner Ave.
    Rantoul, IL 61866
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