Full time position. Assist Young Adult librarians in planning and conducting programs on a variety of subjects for students in grades 6-12. Assist YA Outreach specialist in making presentations at schools and community events. Provide reader’s advisory and information services to customers of the Main Library’s Teen Lounge. Create displays and bulletin boards to promote programs and materials for Young Adults. Implement procedures set by supervisory staff and prepare forms and reports. Shelve Young Adult materials and other duties as assigned. Evening and weekend work included. Must be computer literate and knowledgeable in various computer software including Microsoft Office. Bilingual – English/Spanish a plus. The ideal candidate will have high aptitude for library work; significant understanding of basic services to Young Adults; adaptability; familiarity with young adult literature and materials; ability to work with young adults of varied backgrounds; ability to exercise good judgment, initiative, resourcefulness and tact. Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be comfortable with public speaking. Must be flexible to assume additional responsibilities as needed to maintain branch/departmental operations, to include assisting at other public service desks. Must be able to lift books, AV equipment/program materials weighing up to approximately fifty (50) pounds. Must have the stamina for periods of standing, walking, sitting, reaching, bending and stooping.

REQUIREMENTS: High school graduate with one (1) year of public library experience or related experience, preferably with young adult experience or background.

Salary: $24,710.40 - $33,612.80.

Position open until filled.

 

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Human Resources Manager
Charleston County Public Library
68 Calhoun Street
Charleston, South Carolina 29401
Fax number: 843-805-6822
Email: [email protected]