Are you passionate about providing excellent library services to children and their families? Do you enjoy developing early literacy programming and helping the youngest patrons find their new favorite book? Menomonee Falls Public Library is looking for our next full-time Children’s Services Librarian to enrich the community with dedication to promoting early literacy skills and creating a vibrant Children’s department.
MFPL is seeking someone friendly, enthusiastic, creative, and organized with excellent communication skills. The ideal candidate enjoys working with all people and strives to provide high-quality, fun, and innovative library service for children and families.
The Children’s Services Librarian is responsible for collaborating with the Youth Services team to develop children’s programming and services. Serving children ages 0 – 12 and their caregivers, the Children’s Services Librarian will also participate in collection development and assist patrons at our reference desks.
Candidates must have a Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited institution or be graduating with their degree in December 2022. Library experience is strongly preferred but not required. Applicants should have extensive knowledge of children’s literature, entertainment resources, and reference sources, a strong understanding of child development and psychology, and experience working with children and families.
Salary ranges from $44,720 – $51,979. Excellent benefits package.
Position open until filled. Deadline for priority consideration is Friday, August 12, 2022.
Menomonee Falls Public Library is a proud member of Bridges Library System. Serving a community of over 39,000 people, the Village of Menomonee Falls is a growing community with a focus on early literacy and excellence for children.