Youth Services Coordinator (Librarian 3), Sussex County Library System, Newtown
Tuesday, January 11, 2022 12:00 AM

Youth Services Coordinator (Librarian 3) – Full-Time – Sussex County Library System

Where is this? 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 in the midst of a time of change and growth; we’re looking for great people to lead the way.

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

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

What else do I need to know? Civil Service position (Librarian 3)—initial appointment provisional pending Civil Service procedure; 40 hours/week, including some nights & Saturdays; salary range starts at $74,500; excellent benefits; ALA-accredited MLS & NJ State Professional Librarian Certificate 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.

I’m convinced! How do I apply? Send resume & three professional references to [email protected]. Application deadline: February 6, 2022.

MLS or Library School Required:
Yes

Salary Meets NJLA Minimum:

Job Focus:
Administration/Management
Youth Services