Youth Services Librarian – Manchester Community Library (Manchester, VT)

We are seeking a curious, playful, imaginative, creative, and mission-driven individual who believes in the power of libraries in transforming both communities and individuals. The right person will embrace our diverse community and will possess the interpersonal, organizational, and critical thinking skills along with the knowledge necessary to serve as the authority on children and young adult services and programming—both physical and virtual. The incumbent leads collection management and the
planning, coordination, presentation of programs, services, enrichment opportunities, and special-interest groups geared for children and teens. This individual will also assist in identifying funding opportunities (e.g., grants) as well as communicating Library offerings through print materials, press releases to local media outlets, e-newsletters, and community partners. This position requires balancing multiple responsibilities in a fast-paced and forward-thinking environment with an emphasis on providing an exemplary patron experience.

A full job description and application information can be found here: YSL Job Description (PDF)

– Posted September 27, 2020