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Adult Services Program Librarian/Specialist – Full-Time Position


Are you someone who loves to engage, delight and educate patrons through programming? Are you able to take great ideas and shape them into reality while inspiring others to do the same?

Lake Villa District Library is seeking a savvy, dynamic and experienced Program Specialist to provide strategic
direction to
programming for adults.This position will define programming goals and lead staff in developing and delivering creative, educational, and entertaining programs, events and exhibits aligned with those goals.

Our ideal candidate must be a strong team player with experience in program development and implementation
and be
dedicated to supporting the library’s culture of “Every day, we act in service to our community and each other.”

Creativity, attention to detail, organizational skills, and an aptitude for technology are vital, but so are
intelligence, and a healthy sense of humor.

In addition, a highly important aspect of this position is to provide direct customer service support to the public by
providing reference, readers advisory, and collection development and will also serve as trainer for public and staff.

This position reports to the Head of Adult Services.

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Hours: Full-time - Exempt, 37.5 hours/week. Schedule includes regular weekday hours (including 2 evenings) and weekend hours on a rotational basis and as needed.

Salary & Benefits: Offers are made based on skills and experience between the minimum and mid-point of the full salary range: $48,336- $60,420. Full range: $48,336-$72,504. Full benefit package including medical, vision, life, and long-term disability insurance; participation in Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) pension plan; paid vacation, holidays, floating holidays, personal leave, sick leave, and paid parental leave.

To Apply: Email cover letter, resume and application to Include subject line: Application for AS Program Specialist.

Deadline to Apply: Friday, June 2, 2023

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