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Youth Services Librarian

Brief Job Description:

Do you have your dream job?  You could! If you’re eager for a challenge, and welcome the opportunity to network within the community to create amazing results, love collaboration and trying out new ideas, and are fearless in your approach to great service using tech and non-tech means, you may be who we are looking for! 

We seek a motivated, dynamic person to join our youth services team in beautiful La Crosse, Wisconsin - someone who loves to work with infants, toddlers and children of all ages—along with their families and caregivers; has outstanding customer service skills; is outgoing with a great sense of humor and flexibility and who has the ability to sell the library and literacy to everyone in our community. 

Strong skills in early literacy programming specifically but also programs, outreach and services for infants through teens, excellent collection development skills, and a finger on the pulse of innovative youth services, are key as is the ability to take things from big vision to real life implementation. 

The ideal candidate for this full-time position will have an MLS and at least two years experience working in public library youth services or the equivalent in education and experience.  In return, you will have the opportunity to work with a star team of professionals, receive an excellent benefits package, be in a strong professional development environment and transform traditional library services.  Salary starting at $51,950. For further information and the necessary qualifications, please visit us at:

Electronic submissions only; interested applicants can submit a resume with references and cover letter to Youth Services Manager Dawn Wacek at  Preference to applications received by January 24, 2020.  Position will remain open until filled.


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