Children's Librarian with Pre-Teen Focus

5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Mansfield, Ohio


Mansfield/Richland County Public Library


MILS from an ALA-accredited institution of higher learning or proof of current enrollment in MLIS program is required.

Coursework emphasis on children's literature, programming and education is preferred.

Documented experience working with children; work with Pre-Teen aged children preferred.

Basic computer proficiency

Reliablility and above average work attendance with ability to work flexible schedule including day, evening and weekend hours.


This is a full time (40hpw) position with rich benefit options, including low cost health, dental and vision with employer contributions to Health Savings Account, paid $10k term life insurance, Vacation accrual (15 hrs per month) and sick leave accrual (10 hrs per month); additional voluntary benefits through Colonial Life, Identity Shield and Legal Shield.


Under general supervision, the Children's Librarian is responsible for providing library services to persons of all ages, especially children from birth through early teens with a focus on Pre-Teen aged children; also oversees the Children's Department when the Manager is not available.  This is a new position. Collaborate with our Children's Team to build and grow a system-wide Pre-Teen program!

Let your imagination go wild!  Initiate, promote, prepare and present high quality children's programming with a focus on Pre-Teen aged programming, at the Library and during outside visits and events for children.

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Contact Information: 

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Please submit application, resume and letter of interest to Business Office, 43 W Third St, Mansfield OH 44902 by 5:00 p.m. on December 19th.

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