Youth Services Librarian

The City of Myrtle Beach
Location (City, State): 
Myrtle Beach, SC

Performs professional work in a public library Youth Services Department. Responsibilities include supervising and mentoring youth services staff, providing readers' advisory and reference services, collection development, programming, budgeting, community collaboration, coordinating with other library departments for marketing and services purposes and other related duties as assigned.

Plans and administers Library programming and services; plans appropriate weekly and seasonal programs and activities for children and teens (birth - 18 years of age and their caregiver); conducts children's story times promoting ECRR2 early literacy skills, and outreach to promote library services and resources; writes grants and reports; researches program ideas; evaluates current services based on community needs; re-directs or adds services as needed; writes and recommends policies and procedures; finds and negotiates engagements with speakers; evaluates program implemented.Requires a Master's degree in Library Science from an accredited program, three (3) years professional supervisory experience in Youth Services, be at least 18 years of age and possess a valid driver's license.