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Current Openings


Does your ideal schedule include school terms at Hogwarts and summers at Camp Half-Blood? Do you promise that you will never, ever, under any circumstances, let the pigeon drive the bus?

If so, join us in our Youth Services Department for a 26 hour/week position from early December 2015 through late March 2016, with the possibility of additional substitute hours. Primary responsibilities will include readers’ advisory, reference, and collection development. Applicants should also be prepared to do catalog and computer instruction, assist with programs for children from birth to 8th grade, prepare book lists, and other duties as assigned. This position requires knowledge of children’s literature, familiarity with technology for children, the ability to work independently and as part of a team, solid computer skills, and a sense of humor. Evenings and weekends required.

Requires Masters in Library and Information Science from an ALA-accredited school and prior experience working with children in a school or library setting; additional substitute availability preferred.

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, WPL job application, and three references by Friday, October 30 to Keren Joshi, Head of Youth Services, Wilmette Public Library, 1242 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette, IL, 60091. For more information, please contact Keren Joshi at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 847-256-6940.

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