DATE ENTERED: January 31, 2019
POSITION: Youth Services Librarian
LOCATION: City of Dover, DE
APPLY BY: The position is open until filled. Resumes are requested by February 22, 2019.


City of Dover
15 E. Loockerman St.
Dover, DE 19901
Youth Services Librarian

The Dover Public Library seeks a librarian to take our team of talented, creative and enthusiastic children’s and teen specialists to the next level. The Dover Public Library is a leader in community services in Delaware. Our mission and administration encourage creativity, out-of-the-box thinking and risk-taking.

Our Youth Services department serves young people birth through 18 and their families. In addition to traditional programs such as storytimes and crafts, we emphasize STREAM. We believe that learning takes place best in an environment that is fun. Outreach into our community and our people who are not able to visit our facility is a priority. We are located in the State capital and serve a diverse community which is both urban and suburban.

We seek an experienced professional librarian who has at least five years of public library experience. Three years management and supervisory experience are essential. We need a strong leader who is a visionary and detail-oriented. A love of children and teens and an enthusiasm for creative service for them is also essential. Candidates for this Librarian II position must possess an ALA-accredited MLS degree.

The City of Dover offers a total compensation package which includes health, dental and vision insurance. Paid vacation and sick leave is provided. The salary range is $42,494-$45,052.

To apply submit a City of Dover application, resume and cover letter to: City of Dover, Human Resources Department, 15 Loockerman St., Dover, DE 19901. Applications may be found at www.cityofdover.com. The City of Dover is an equal opportunity employer.
The position is open until filled. Resumes are requested by February 22, 2019.

35 Loockerman Plaza
Dover, DE 19901
(302) 736-7032