Youth Services Coordinator (Librarian 3), Sussex County Library System, Newton

Sussex County Library System, with 6 locations including our headquarters near Branchville, is among the largest public library systems in New Jersey. The library system is entering a time of change & growth; we’re looking for great people to lead the way.

Description: A professional librarian with 2+ years of experience in youth services, with interests in leading a small staff, programming, collection development, school & community outreach, & delighting young library users & their caregivers, across the Library System. Bright, innovative, versatile, energetic, leader—if you identify with these descriptors, we’re looking for you!

Why should you apply? If you are a Youth Services Librarian interested in stepping into a management role, or would like to enrich a team environment with your talents in serving children & young adults in a broad spectrum of communities, this might be just the opportunity for you! We anticipate emphasizing & growing our services for children & teens over the next several years, with you at the helm.

Job Application Deadline: 
Sunday, April 14, 2019
Notices: 
Civil Service position (Librarian 3)—initial appointment provisional pending Civil Service procedure; 40 hours/week, including some nights & Saturdays; ALA-accredited MLS required; minimum two years’ professional library experience required; valid driver’s license required; supervisory experience helpful; must reside in, or relocate to, NJ in accordance with state law.
MLS or Library School Required: 
Yes
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Sussex
Job Focus: 
Administration/Management
Teen/YA Services
Youth Services
Compensation: 
Salary range starts at $63,720, with extensive benefits.
How To Apply:: 

Send resume & three professional references to kfreisinger@sussexcountylibrary.org. Application deadline: April 14, 2019.