Monday, November 20, 2006

Library Director - Southington Library and Museum

Library Director - Are you looking for an exciting, intellectually challenging, and demanding executive position? If so, the Southington Library and Museum is seeking an Executive Director who organizes and directs operations and development. Develops and implements library related programs to meet the needs of the community. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with the general public, elected and appointed officials, town departments and others. Must possess excellent oral and written communications skills and demonstrate successful ability to work effectively in a participatory management environment. Possesses knowledge of current trends in library service, technology, and library automation. Possesses expertise in human resource management, budget development and management, innovative library practices and community relations. Graduation from ALA accredited library institution with Masters in Library Science plus 5 years professional librarian experience, including 3 years in public library as department head/supervisor. Salary range in the mid 70's with an outstanding benefit package including four weeks paid vacation, defined pension plan and comprehensive health insurance. All qualified candidates are invited to mail a letter of intent and resume to Library Director Search Committee, 255 Main Street, Southington, CT 06489 by November 26, 2006.