Librarian, Head of Youth Services - Springfield Free Public Library

Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following: collection development, preschool story time, coordination of the library's summer reading program, and the ongoing development of a series of creative programming events designed to attract families with children of all ages. Responsibilities also include the supervision of one full-time librarian, several part-time librarians and substitute librarians, student pages and student volunteers.
A minimum of five years of previous public library experience working in youth services is strongly recommended, and the successful candidate must have an MLS, MLIS, or MI degree from an accredited program and either already have or be eligible to obtain New Jersey professional librarian certification.
Job Application Deadline: 
Friday, March 23, 2018
MLS or Library School Required: 
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Job Focus: 
Youth Services
The position pays a minimum salary of $56,000, depending on experience.
How To Apply:: 
Applicants are invited to submit their resume, cover letter and the names and contact information for three professional references to Ms. Dale Spindel, Library Director, at or to Ms. Spindel's attention at Springfield Free Public Library, 66 Mountain Avenue, Springfield, NJ 07081.