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Thank you for your interest in working at the Chatham Area Public Library. We currently have an opening for Youth Services Supervisor, due to a retirement.  

Youth Services Supervisor

Do you love story times and connecting with the library’s youngest users? Do you excel at promoting literacy and resources to youth, young adults and families? Are you outgoing, engaging and creative? If so, consider adding your skills to the dynamic team at the Chatham Area Public Library. Our Youth Services team transforms lives by providing resources, programs and services to children, young adults & families that expand their horizons and inform their lives.

The principal responsibility of this position is to perform professional librarian work in the specific area of youth services. This Full-Time position focuses on the development and implementation of programs, collections, and outreach supporting early and family literacy efforts. For more information, please see the PDF iconYouth Services Supervisor Position Description.

Position Details

  • $19.00-$22.00 an hour, DOQ
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Paid vacation, sick time, and holidays
  • 4.5% of salary paid towards pension
  • Some evening and weekend hours required
  • Background check required
  • Anticipated start by Mid-Late August 2022

The Chatham Area Public Library District is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. We are committed to achieving an inclusive and diverse workforce.

To apply: To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume with three professional references to Amy Byers at [email protected] or directly to the library at 600 East Spruce Street, Attn: Amy Byers. The deadline for application is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, July 29th.


Applications for all positions are accepted year-round. You can always submit an application to [email protected] or directly to the Library at 600 East Spruce Street, Chatham, IL 62629, Attn: Amy Byers, Library Director.