Youth Services Specialist

Website Dauphin County Library System

Do you have enjoy working with children? Would you enjoy working in a position that allows you to provide exceptional services of children’s programming? Does being a member of a committed team of Youth Services Specialists excite you?

As a Youth Services Specialist, you will deliver effective programs, provide organizational assistance to the youth team, and assist in developing library youth collections.

Educational Requirements/Qualifications:

Education: Associate degree in education; or minimum of 2 years of experience in childcare or education setting; BA/BS degree in Elementary Education or Early Childhood Education or 4-year degree with certification in Elementary Education preferred.

Experience: Experience with children’s literature and planning and implementing youth programming preferred. Technology experience required.

Required Skills: Requires independent transportation for travel to libraries, programs, and outreach locations, professional customer service and communication skills, ability to move library materials within and between locations, ability to retrieve and place books on shelves, sufficient mobility to perform programming for children.
Schedule: Full-time, 37.5 hour/week position, Monday – Friday, Occasional weekend or evening.

Location: This position will rotate at the following three libraries:
Elizabethville Area Library, 80 North Market Street, Elizabethville, PA 17023,
Northern Dauphin Library, 683 Main Street, Lykens, PA 17048
Johnson Memorial Library, 799 East Center Street, Millersburg, PA 17061

Here is the proposed schedule (subject to change):
Monday at Northern Dauphin from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Johnson Memorial from 3:30-7:30.
Tuesday at Elizabethville from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and then to Johnson Memorial from 3:30-7:30.
Wednesday at Elizabethville from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Thursday at Elizabethville from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday at Northern Dauphin from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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