Senior Youth Services Librarian- Talbot County Free Library

Position: Senior Youth Services Librarian
Location: Easton, Maryland
Salary: $42,000.00 – $51,000.00 (Yearly Salary)

Full vacancy announcement available at ALA Joblist.

The Talbot County Free Library (TCFL) is looking for a friendly, outgoing, enthusiastic Senior Youth Services Librarian to head our busy and vibrant Youth Services Department. Our ideal candidate would lead a staff team to provide top-quality library services and programs to the families of our community. Responsibilities include collection development, reference and reader’s advisory, programming, and library instruction to patrons. Knowledge of children’s literature, popular titles, and reference materials in various formats and a knowledge of PCs, internet searching, and library software applications is essential. Must have excellent customer service skills. Serves as Person in Charge on occasion.

To be qualified, you must possess a Master’s Degree in Library Science, a Master’s in Library and Information Sciences Degree, or a Master of Science in School Librarianship, from an ALA accredited school of Library Science or international equivalent. Applicants must be able to obtain State of Maryland certification as a Professional Public Librarian or as a School Library Media Specialist within six months of hire. Applicants without the above educational requirements will not be considered. Applicants must have a minimum of 1 year of professional librarian work experience in a public or school library/media setting.