Fargo Pub Lib Children’s Coordinator job open

September 18, 2007

The Fargo Public Library is seeking a dynamic Children’s Coordinator to be responsible for the development, coordination, promotion and management of library service to children, their families and caregivers.  This position will work with other children’s and branch library staff to provide programs, including Summer Reading Program and preschool story time, develop other services and programs for children, assist in developing a strong children’s collection, and network with community schools, organizations and agencies.  Successful candidate will have an ALA-accredited MLS or school media specialist credential, previous experience working in libraries, and previous experience working with children, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to obtain a valid ND/MN driver’s license.  Salary range:  $3,042 to $3,310/month.  To apply submit resume, cover letter, 3 professional references and online application form through the City of Fargo’s web site: www.cityoffargo.com/hr/apply .  Review of applications begins October 5, 2007.