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Youth Services, Paraprofessional II - Part-Time

The Glenview Public Library has a part-time opening for a Paraprofessional II in the Youth Services Department. Duties include, but are not limited to: assisting children through grade eight and their caregivers with finding materials, instructing patrons in the use of the online catalog and computer resources, handling event registrations, filling displays, performing collection-related duties including selection and other tasks as assigned. Position responsibilities will also include working with Storytime programming.

Applicants should enjoy working with children and the public, be proficient in the use of technology and able to collaborate and work well within a team environment. Position requires excellence in communication and customer service interactions with both patrons and staff. The ideal candidate will be flexible, self-motivated and possess an enthusiastic attitude, as well as demonstrating familiarity with children’s literature and conducting storytime classes.

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, or an LTA certificate and a minimum of two years’ relevant library experience working with youth, preferably in a public library setting.

Schedule and Salary: Approximately 25 hours per week; must be flexible; days, evenings and a weekend rotation. Position includes some benefits.

Hiring Range: $20.15 to $22.67/hr. – DOQ

To Apply: Email or fax cover letter and resume to Barbara Littlefield, Head of Youth Services, Glenview Public Library. Fax: 847-729-7558; Applications accepted until position filled. No phone calls, please.