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Head of Youth and Family Services - Quogue Libary

September 07, 2023 4:28 PM | Eliscia Cirrone (Administrator)

Open Until Filled 

The Quogue Library seeks a service oriented, dynamic, and creative librarian to join the Children’s and Young Adult Department. The ideal candidate will be an experienced library leader, with strong customer service skills, and a high level of professionalism. 

Benefits & Salary: 

Competitive Salary: $65,000 -$70,000 per year, commensurate with experience 35 hours a week, some evenings and weekends required Benefits: NYSHIP Health Insurance (90% Paid by Employer), Dental Insurance Available, Simple IRA Employer Contribution, Longevity Bonus, Partial Tuition Assistance, Paid Vacation, Personal, & Sick time

Duties Include, But Not Limited To: 

  • Maintaining and reporting statistical data for reports, including the NYS Annual Report
  • Managing the Youth Service's Team in their professional development, scheduling and trainings
  • Tracking and balancing of the Youth Services department budget.
  • Service and circulation work including helping our youngest patrons with technology, readers' advisory, check-in/check-out, and patron account issues
  • Strong knowledge of our children's and YA literature
  • Leading our teen volunteer/community service program
  • Outreach to the community and networking with our school systems.
  • Developing, designing, & executing reading initiatives such as the Summer Reading Clubs and 1000 Book Before Kindergarten.
  • Collection Development - general and program centric.
  • Developing and executing original programming for ages birth through 18.
  • Contacting, contract development, and overall communication contact for outside programmers and vendors.
  • Overseeing of cataloging, collection development, ordering, and organization
  • Attend and participate in professional library conferences and networks; attend and participate in staff meetings
  • Administrative duties as determined by the Director, regularly meet with director.
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications 

  • ALA- accredited Master’s degree in Library & Information Science (MLIS or MLS)
  • Supervisory experience in a public library, with concentration in youth services
  • Strong working knowledge of library policy and procedures
  • Must be able to work well with others
  • Flexible and willing to pitch in when needed around the building
  • Able to fulfill tasks to their completion
  • Self-motivated

Please send cover letter and resume to the attn. of Susan McKenna, Library Director, at

Long Island Library Resources Council
627 N. Sunrise Service Road
Bellport NY, 11713
Phone: (631) 675-1570

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