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Youth Services Assistant


The Dauphin County Library System is seeking two part-time Youth Services Assistants. These positions provide public services focusing on youth and families in our libraries. The successful candidates will also deliver programming both in libraries and at outreach settings.


Qualified candidates should complete our application and email resume and cover letter to Resumes are required.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate's degree in education; or minimum of 2 years of experience in child care or education setting; or 2 years of experience in the formal educational system.
  • One year experience working with children.
  • 2 years of active experience using MS Office Suite or equiv. and searching the Internet in a Windows environment.
  • Must have excellent customer service and communication skills
  • Ability to lift 25 lbs. unassisted, to reach and bend to place books on shelves, to kneel and sit on the floor during programs
  • Valid driver’s license.

Rate of Pay

The starting rate is $11.44 per hour.


Position 1 includes hours at the Elizabethville Area Library (EV) and the Northern Dauphin Library (ND).

Position 1 Schedule
Tuesdays 3:00 PM-7:00 PM at EV
Wednesdays 9:30 AM-1:30 PM at EV
Fridays 9:30 AM-1:30 PM (ND)
Every other Saturday 10:00 AM-2:00 PM at EV.


Position 2 includes hours at the Johnson Memorial Library (JOH) and Elizabethville Area Library (EV). 

Position 2 Schedule
- Mondays 3:00 PM-7:00 PM at JOH
- Tuesdays 3:30 PM-7:30 PM at JOH
- Thursdays 2:30 PM-6:30 PM at JOH
- Every other Saturday 10:00 AM-2 PM at EV. 



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