Youth Services Librarian - Bradley Beach Public Library

Bradley Beach Public Library, which serves a small but diverse community of 5,000 residents year round but increases to 35,000 during the summer season, is seeking a creative, inspired and dedicated Youth Services Librarian.

Responsibilities:
• Manage Youth Services Department
• Manage the Youth Services budget
• Develop and execute programming for Bradley Beach's youth
• Maintain Juvenile and Young Adult collections
• Offer reference services to patrons of all ages as needed
• Maintain community ties through outreach to local school and community groups
• Participate in campaigns to promote the library in the community
• Innovative use of technology and social media
• Participation in children’s and teen services committees as appropriate

Qualifications/Requirements: 

MLS from an ALA Accredited program with a focus in children’s/youth services
Relevant experience in public libraries a plus
Fluent in English
Possess excellent oral and written communication skills in English
Committed to providing excellent customer service
Proficiency in Microsoft Office
Must like children
**Must be able to relocate to NJ within a year of start date (New Jersey First Act)

 

MLS or Library School Required: 
Yes
NJ County (If Applicable): 
Monmouth
Job Focus: 
Youth Services
Compensation: 
Salary negotiable depending on experience.
How To Apply:: 

Send resume and cover letter to Ms. Castelpietra at jcastelpietra@bradleybeachlibrary.org. Subject heading Youth Services Applicant

Applications accepted until position is filled