Experiential Learning Specialist


Skokie Public Library
Library Type: 
Public Library

Position Details

Full Time or Part Time: 
Part Time
Two (2) Openings: Schedule 1: Thursday and Friday from 3 to 9 pm and Saturday from 11 am to 5 pm (18 hours per week) and Schedule 2: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 4 to 8 pm (16 hours per week)
The pay range for new hires in this position is $20.96 to $26.20 per hour. Offers are made within this range based on competencies, experience, and internal equity.

Skokie Public Library seeks an enthusiastic, knowledgeable experiential learning specialist to provide incredible hands-on and social STEAM experiences to patrons in grades K-8 specifically in the BOOMbox.

We want to hear from you if you fully embrace our core service values of community, collaboration, compassion, and curiosity; you have excellent communication and social skills; you have a positive outlook; and you are flexible with change. The ideal candidate enjoys learning and trying new things related to STEAM and the maker movement, works well with youth and teen audiences, has interest and comfort with technology and gaming, and enjoys completing independent projects. Read the job description and learn more about our award-winning library.

If you are interested in applying, please be sure to read our strategic plan and our organizational culture statement to make sure both resonate with you.

We seek those who share our passion for serving the people of Skokie. We strive to support and reflect our community through our dedication to equity, diversity, and inclusion. We strongly urge people of color, people who identify as LGBTQ+, people of all ages, and people with disabilities to apply. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Skokie is known for its diversity and is conveniently accessible from Chicago and surrounding neighborhoods. The Edens Expressway (I-94) spans Skokie's western edge, while Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) and PACE suburban bus lines and the CTA's Skokie Swift Yellow rail line offer numerous options for public transportation.

Apply through the jobs page on our website. When using a Mac to apply, use a browser other than Safari. Communication with applicants is made via email through BambooHR, our Applicant Tracking System. Please add BambooHR to your list of acceptable addresses in your email to ensure you receive emails during the application process.

Position open until filled. Please include a cover letter and resume along with your application. Only candidates with a cover letter and resume will be considered.

To Apply

Application Deadline: 
Open until filled
Application Contact: 
Beth Dostert
Apply To: 
https://skokielibrary.info/about/jobs/ IL