Leadership in Youth Services, Part 3: Moving Beyond Youth Services
January 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thinking of the next step in your career? Learn how to translate the things you do everyday in your role as a Youth Services Librarian into desirable supervisory skills on your resume. Get advice from professionals in the field who have made the leap to management and hear what you should be doing right now to make yourself more marketable.
On completion of this webinar, attendees should be able to:
- Apply aspects of their job responsibilities as Youth Services Librarians to resumes and cover letters for supervisory and managerial positions.
- Identify next steps that can help a Youth Services Librarian prepare for a move into a management role.
- Build a strong case for why a great Youth Services Librarian can make a great manager.
Who Should Attend
Youth Services Librarians who are interested in developing leadership skills and potentially moving into a management position someday.
Laura Koenig is the Team Leader for Children’s Services at the Central Library of the Boston Public Library. She is the current chair of the ALSC Managing Children’s Services Committee.
Maria (Pontillas) Shackles is a Branch Manager at the Tacoma Public Library in Tacoma, WA. She is a member of the ALSC Managing Children’s Services Committee.
Krissy Wick is the Director of Public Services at the Madison Public Library in Madison, Wisconsin. She is currently a member of the ALSC Managing Children’s Services Committee.