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*Reposted* Head of Youth Services, Middletown Public Library (Middletown, RI)

The Middletown Public Library in Rhode Island is looking for a 35 hours per week Youth Services Librarian to work in our small library with a new and passionate youth services staff with big ideas. Work with a full time children’s assistant, part time teen assistant, and brand new library director during a very exciting time in MPL history – helping design a brand new library and imagine a youth services department of your dreams!

This job might be for you if: 
-Your librarianship is people-centered. 
-You have interest and experience developing programs and collections for kids and teens ages 0-18. 
-You have interest and knowledge on the current trends of youth-focused technology and applications. 
-Your public service is rooted in Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Community.

Schedule is 35 hours per week and includes nights and weekends – most likely closing two nights a week and working every other Saturday on rotation, as well as at least one Sunday per month. 


This role will be filled by a librarian with an MLS with two years relevant experience working with children and/or teens.  Supervisory experience is preferred.

Full/Part Time

Full Time



Salary Range

$50,000.00 - $55,000.00  / year

Salary Notes

Negotiable depending on qualifications

Closing Date

How to Apply

Applicants should apply online on the Town of Middletown website, where the full job description is also posted:
Securing this position will also be dependent on the results of a CORI check. The Town of Middletown is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 


2023-08-22 |  Quick link to this job