[kids-lib] Beaverton City Library - Spring Youth Services Intern
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Mon Feb 7 15:10:03 PST 2011
Youth Services Spring Intern
Posted Date: January 3, 2011
Closing Date: February 11, 2011
Start Date: Mid to late March
End Date: June 1, 2010
(both start and end date are negotiable, we can adjust date to meet school requirements)
Location: Beaverton City Library, 12375 SW 5th, Beaverton, OR 97005
Description: Join Beaverton City Library for a busy spring! The Youth Services Spring intern will be a general assistant to the Youth Services Librarians working on various projects, including: Preparing for busy Summer Reading Program (training volunteers; generating book lists; creating displays, publications, and flyers; assisting with skits at local schools; and promoting interest in the program at local schools); helping to weed a portion of the collection under guidelines of a librarian; supporting Youth Services programming; organizing materials to introduce more book club kits; and other tasks to help promote and implement Youth Services. In addition, the intern will receive training and gain experience with purchasing materials, Storytimes and Reference Desk services (areas of training match your preferences.)
Qualifications: Self-motivated and able to work independently; Responsible and dependable; Organizational and time management skills; Willing to learn new skills and teach others; Able to complete tasks in a timely manner; Willing to complete tasks as assigned; Good people skills; computer proficient; advanced clerical skills; Previous work or volunteer experience is helpful. Experience working with teenagers a plus.
Benefits: *Gain experience working in the Youth Services Division of a Library *Build skills in program implementation, project completion, and leadership *Gain experience working within deadlines and established procedures *Receive a letter of reference upon successful completion of the Internship *Acquire samples for your professional portfolio.
Application Procedure: Please send a resume, cover letter, and completed volunteer application to Jennifer Johnson, Volunteer Coordinator, Beaverton City Library, 12375 SW 5th, Beaverton, OR 97005 or email to jjohnson at ci.beaverton.or.us<mailto:jjohnson at ci.beaverton.or.us> . If you have questions call us at 503.526.3703. Visit our web site: www.beavertonlibrary.org<http://www.beavertonlibrary.org/teens/>
Employer: Beaverton City Library, City of Beaverton
Address: 12375 SW 5th Street
City, State, Zip: Beaverton, OR 97005
Contact: Jennifer Johnson
Phone Number: 503.526.3703
Email Address: jjohnson at ci.beaverton.or.us
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