Bradley Beach Public Library which serves a small but diverse community of 5,000 residents year round, increasing to 35,000 during the summer season, is seeking a creative, inspired and dedicated Youth Services Librarian. The perfect candidate will enjoy working with all age groups, have a focus in children/youth services and be technologically adept. Enjoying working with children is a strong plus.
• Manage the Youth Services Department • Develop and execute programming for infants, children and teens (this is where your creativity, inspiration and innovation is going to be useful) • Manage the Youth Services budget • Maintain Juvenile and Young Adult collections • Offer reference services to patrons of all ages • Maintain community ties with local school and community groups • Help to create and participate in campaigns to promote the library as an integral part of the community • Deliver innovative uses of technology and social media • Represent the library on children’s and teen services committees as appropriate
MLS with a focus in children’s/youth services Relevant experience in public libraries a plus Committed to delivering excellent customer service to all patrons Must be fluent in English Proficient in use of MS Office Possess excellent oral and written communication skills
*Applicant must be able to relocate to NJ within a year of the start date
FT Boro employee. $45,000 w/benefits
Bradley Beach, NJ
Send cover letter and resume to [email protected], subject line: Youth Services Applicant. *Please identify where you found the posting in cover letter
511 Fourth Ave. Bradley Beach, NJ (Monmouth County)