DATE ENTERED: March 28, 2018
POSITION: Professional II – Youth Services Supervisor – Fulltime 40 hours/week
LOCATION: Handley Regional Library – Winchester, VA
APPLY BY: April 18, 2018


Seeking an energetic, creative, customer service-oriented professional to supervise and coordinate the Youth Services team at Handley Library. The ideal candidate must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Description: The Youth Services Supervisor oversees the operation of the Youth Services Department in the Handley branch of the Handley Regional Library system.  Under the general supervision of the Branch Operations Manager, the Youth Services Supervisor selects, trains, supervises, and evaluates youth services staff.  Provides professional assistance to patrons in the use of the library and its resources; assists in the maintenance of youth services collections; manages and promotes library programs and outreach activities; and develops and presents programs for youth and their parents, teachers and caregivers.

Preferred: Master's degree in library science from an ALA-accredited institution; Administrative and Supervisory experience

Required: Bachelor's degree and relevant library experience. Extensive knowledge of library principles, methods, materials and practices; knowledge of general reference sources and the ability to use them effectively; considerable knowledge of juvenile and young adult literature; ability to select books and materials appropriate to children of a variety of ages; ability to plan, develop and present age-appropriate programs; knowledge of computers and computer-based access tools

Salary:  $38,000 annually, plus excellent benefits to include health, vision and dental insurance, life insurance and Virginia state retirement; vacation and sick leave as well as paid holidays.  

To apply: A completed application is required to be considered.  Applications and complete job description available at any Handley Regional Library circulation desk or online at: www.handleyregional.org

Handley Regional Library is an equal opportunity employer.
Closing Date: April 18, 2018