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All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.


Youth Services Assistant

JOB DESCRIPTION
Reports To: Youth Services Manager
Classification: Non-Exempt, Part-Time
Salary: $15.01-$16.32/ hour DOQ

GENERAL SUMMARY:
Matteson Area Public Library District has a part time position open for a Youth Services Assistant. We are seeking a creative and enthusiastic person who can work with children of all ages. This position will be expected to work with the Youth Services team to plan, oversee, and implement youth classes and programs. Responsibilities will also include assisting library users and providing coverage at youth service desks. This position will also represent our library at schools and in the community. We’re looking for friendly, outgoing individuals with a customer service focus. Must be a High School Graduate with a minimum of one-year work experience.

POSITION HOURS:
• 19 hours per week including at least two evenings and weekend hours

REQUIREMENTS:
Requirements include at minimum a Bachelor’s Degree and at least one year’s experience working with children or teens and their caregivers in a library or comparable field. Candidates
must be proficient with Microsoft Office products, be highly organized and work both within a team and independently. Excellent oral and written skills and superior customer service attitude
are a must. Employment may be contingent upon a background check. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Send a cover letter and resume, and three references by mail or e-mail to:
Nikeda Webb
Youth Services Manager
Matteson Area Public Library District
801 S. School Ave.
Matteson, IL. 60443
nwebb2@mapld.org


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