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Available Positions

Library Assistant - PT

The Parkland Community Library seeks an energetic, enthusiastic and creative candidate to add to their staff in the position of Library Assistant
The ideal candidate will be skilled at planning and executing storytimes and events for children ages school age to teen and willing to assist with furthering the library’s mission and strategic plan. The Youth Services Department at Parkland
Library serves youth from birth through age 18 and their parents.

15 hours per week
Days and times can be negotiated.


 Experience working with children and teens as well as familiarity with libraries

 Knowledge and appreciation of children’s and teen's literature


 Reports to the Head of Youth Services


 Helps plan and execute children's events, teens' events and summer programs 

 Helps with youth displays

 Assists with collection maintenance through shelf reading and weeding

 Supervises teen volunteers when they are in the library

 Assists in maintaining Youth Services’ circulating kits

 Other duties as assigned

To Apply:

Send a resume and cover letter to Debbie Jack, Executive Director
610-398-1361 ext. 22

Note: Prior to the position’s start date, satisfactory completion of a criminal history, child abuse screening, and FBI fingerprinting prior to employment and every three years thereafter is required.