Youth Services Librarian -- Irving Public Library -- Irving, TX

The Irving Public Library has 2 part-time, Youth Services Librarian positions available.

Irving Public Library is seeking an innovative, creative and engaging customer service oriented professional librarian to conduct youth services programming at the Valley Ranch Library.

Duties include developing of a full range of library services, programs and activities for children, teenagers, families and caregivers; and supervising the work of assigned staff.

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, organized, and enjoy working with children, teenagers and families; and capable of developing and conducting original programming for children and teenagers that is vibrant, encourages reading and creative thinking, and promotes the use of the library and its materials.

Irving Public Library's mission is to provide access to information for lifelong learning and promote the enjoyment of reading. With more than one million items checked out annually, the multi-branch Irving Public Library System serves a community of more than 237,000 residents that is home to one of the most diverse Zip codes in the nation.

Requirements:
Possession of a Master of Library Science degree from an American Library Association
Accredited program and one year of professional library or related experience, as well as prior experience
working with children and/or teenagers, required. Applicants need to have strong knowledge and
appreciation of children’s and young adult literature.

Bilingual (English/Spanish) skills beneficial

Schedule will include weekend and evening hours.

Applicants must submit a resume and indicate hours of availability with application.

Pay: $23.24 - $32.78

Apply online at https://www.cityofirving.org/ or in person.

City of Irving
825 W. Irving Blvd.
Irving, Texas 75060
Phone: 972-721-2696
Fax: 972-721-2582

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