Children’s Services Coordinator, Full-time

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Company Name: 
Greenwood County Library
Location: 
Greenwood, SC
Job Description: 

Major Duties:

  • Directs and supervises the operations of the children’s library service.
  • Makes assignments to staff.
  • Trains and evaluates staff.
  • Plans and promotes the Summer Reading Program
  • Coordinates children’s service operations with other library services and functions.
  • Develops programs and services to meet specific needs of children.
  • Provides reference service to children and their caregivers.
  • Provides readers’ advisory service to children and their caregivers.
  • Prepares and presents programs to children, including but not limited to story time programs, puppet shows, and craft programs.
  • Monitors the conditions of the Children’s Room.
  • Meets with library staff and others to coordinate activities and exchange information.
  • Selects books and other materials for children.
  • Represents the library on children’s services committees and serves as the authority on children’s services.
  • Implements the Dolly Parton Imagination Library in Greenwood County.
  • Any other duties as required or assigned. 
Qualifications: 

Requirements:

  • A Master’s degree in Library Science from an accredited college or university plus three years of progressively responsible library administration experience, including one year in a supervisory or lead capacity in children’s library service, OR, an equivalent combination of education and experience substituting on the basis of one year of experience for each year of education.
  • Excellent communication and technical skills.
  • Ability to perform the job functions; additional skills as required by job.

Compensation:         Based on experience and applicable education. 

How to Apply: 

Interested applicants should complete the job application on the Library's website at http://www.youseemore.com/greenwood/contentpages.asp?loc=150.