Friday, May 02, 2014

Director of the Library - Suffield Academy

Director of the Library - Suffield Academy. The Director of the Library is a salaried staff position. The Director develops and maintains the library facility, implementing programs that support the Academy’s curriculum and goals. Major Areas of Responsibility: Supervise the daily operation of the library; creating an inviting environment that encourages use of the library while instilling life long research and reading habits. Create and implement educational programs that encourage student and faculty involvement in the library and its resources. Work with department heads and faculty to obtain material relevant to their programs. Acquire and implement information technology that is appropriate for faculty and students. Teach research skills. In partnership with the Academic Dean, prepare an annual budget that reflects both long and short-term goals. Oversee the library staff. Supervise the maintenance and upkeep of the building. Coordinate school events that occur in the library, including the scheduling of Tisch Auditorium. If interested, please send a letter of application, resume, and two letters of recommendation to Sara B. Yeager; Academic Dean; Suffield Academy; 185 N. Main Street; Suffield, CT 06078. This position will meet the CLA recommended minimum salary.