Revised Ad for Children’s Librarian

Provincial Resource Library Division

St. John’s, NL 


Note: Salary change


Children’s Librarian, Provincial Resource Library Division, Provincial Information and Library Resources Board, St. John’s, NL

Full-time Permanent


Deadline: September 6, 2011


Web Site:


DUTIES:  Reporting to the Manager of the Provincial Resource Division (PRD), this position is responsible for province-wide development of children's collections and services.  Responsibilities include: collection development and management; outreach, programme development and promotion; consultation and advisory services; planning and development; related work.

QUALIFICATIONS: Requires a good knowledge of children’s literature & selection tools, children’s programming and child development. Candidate must demonstrate strong organizational, communications and leadership skills and be a team player. Must also possess strong interpersonal skills, initiative, independence and good judgment.

Must possess a valid driver’s licence. The required knowledge and abilities would normally be acquired through successful completion of a Masters in Library Science/Library Information Science (MLS/MLIS) degree from an accredited university, or equivalent combination of education and experience.


CLOSING DATE:      September 6, 2011


PAY RANGE:             LB 34 - $49,849.80 - $55,546.40

CONTACT:                MAIL:  Ms. Betty Whalen

                                    Chair, Selection Board

                                    Newfoundland and Labrador Public Libraries

                                    Provincial Resource Library Division

                                    Arts & Culture Centre

                                    St. John’s, NL

                                    A1B 3A3


                                    FAX: (709) 737-2660 


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Applications should be received before the close of business on the closing date. Late applications with explanation may be considered. A separate application must be submitted for each competition.  For additional information on this position call: (709) 737-3418.   









Lynn Cuff

Director of Regional Services

Newfoundland and Labrador Public Libraries

Stephenville, NL



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