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Children’s Librarian

  • Stark Library
  • Canton, Ohio
  • Mid-Level
  • Full-Time

About this Job

This position requires someone very child centered, focusing on children ages 4-12, to provide extensive programming/storytelling to groups of children on a bookmobile. This position is well suited for someone who enjoys working with elementary school-age children. A main focus of the position is developing engaging programs for elementary-aged children that are presented multiple times per day throughout the school year. They will also be attending special events, helping with Summer Fun School and interacting with children of all ages. Staying current with popular reading choices of elementary-aged children and providing current materials on the buses is required. A high degree of collection maintenance and management ability is desired. While this person will not drive Mobile Services buses, this person may be required to drive Library vans.



Required Qualifications

Education: MLIS degree required. Within the Genealogy Department a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent is required and an MLIS is preferred.

Years of relevant experience: 3 or more years of related experience is preferred.

Certifications or licensure: Ohio drivers’ license and ability to maintain a driving record that is satisfactory to the Library’s liability insurance carrier is required.

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Posted On: May 8, 2024 / This posting expires: Jul 1, 2024