Title: Head of Adult Services
Organization: Taylor Memorial Public Library
Location: None Given
Hours: full time, including some evenings and weekends
Salary: hiring range: $35-40,000; pay grade: $35-58,700
Principal Duties: The Head of Adult Services is a leadership position responsible for the management of adult/young adult information services and collection development. The department head will lead a staff of 11 (4 full-time, 7 part-time); monitor the efficiency, effectiveness, and quality of the department's service; supervise, develop, and evaluate staff; integrate new technology into the department to improve service and increase productivity; and serve as a member of the administrative team. The Head of Adult Services reports to the Library Director and is exempt from the collective bargaining unit.
ALA/MLS; 3-5 years of professional experience in adult services; commitment to professionalism and excellence; sound professional judgement; experience in collection development; superior knowledge of information service; skillful use of technology and the ability to teach staff and patrons; ability to maintain a positive and effective working relationship with co-workers, patrons, and others; superior communiction skills; excellent interpersonal and organizational skills; ability to work in a union environment; collaborative management style.
Contact: Library Director
Submit: None Given
Deadline: February 3, 2003 or until filled