Thursday, April 10, 2014

Head Librarian - Salem Free Public Library

Head Librarian - The Salem Free Public Library is accepting applications for the position of Head Librarian. The library is well attended with a 50,000 item/year circulation and over 300 programs with over 6000 attendance. The library is well supported by the Salem community and Friends of the Salem Library. The Head Librarian reports to the Library Board of Directors, develops and implements library policy, proposes a yearly budget, manages staff and volunteers, oversees library facilities, oversees acquisitions, maintains records, makes appropriate state and local reports, stays current in library science, and applies for grants. 37.5 hours work week (at $25.92/hour) with vacation, health and retirement benefits. The position requires a Master of Library Science or Bachelor of Library Science with expectation of a Master’s degree within two years. Five or more years experience desired. For further information contact First Selectman Kevin Lyden, 270 Hartford Road, Salem CT 06420 at Resumes should be addressed to Chairman Leonard Giambra, Library Board of Directors. The Town of Salem is an Equal Opportunity Employer.