Youth Librarian


The Varnum Memorial Library is seeking a dedicated and forward-thinking Youth Librarian for five hours a week. The successful candidate must possess excellent communication, organization, and leadership skills to assist the library in developing creative children and young adult services unique to our Vermont culture.

Preferred Skills:

MLS/MLIS/Vermont Librarianship Certification

Two years of experience as a Youth or Children's Librarian

Knowledge and understanding of the importance of literacy in a child's life, birth to 18

Experience in planning and implementing programming for children and young adults

Knowledge of current library trends

Technology and social media savvy

Cultural sensitivity

Enthusiastic service provider

Ability to collaborate with coworkers

Flexibility in hours and schedules

If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter and your resume to the Varnum Memorial Library by July 1, 2016. Starting date for the position is August 6, 2016.

Varnum Memorial Library

PO Box 198

Jeffersonville, VT 05464