DATE ENTERED: June 19, 2018
POSITION: Senior Librarian, Youth Services Department
LOCATION: Fauquier County Public Library, VA
APPLY BY: Applications accepted until position is filled.


Join the vibrant, community-minded team at Fauquier County Public Library!  We are seeking a creative, customer service-oriented senior librarian for youth services for our three-branch system located in beautiful Fauquier County, 40 miles west of Washington D.C., at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains.  

Description: The senior librarian for youth services provides a comprehensive program of library services to youth and families, including reference and readers’ advisory, programming, bibliographies and displays.  Work is performed under the general supervision of Public Services Manager.

Qualifications and Requirements:  Master of Library Science (MLS) degree from an American Library Association accredited program; considerable knowledge of children’s and YA literature and reference materials and experience working with youth, planning and implementing programs; certification as a professional librarian by the Library of Virginia must be obtained within twelve months of the date of hire; current knowledge of the best practices, procedures, and tools relating to public libraries; strong customer service skills; excellent written and oral communication skills. Some supervisory experience a plus.

Minimum Starting Salary: Effective July 1, 2018, $47,229 annually, plus excellent benefits; 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 or online at: https://eportal.fauquiercounty.gov/MSS/employmentopportunities/default.aspx