Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Assistant Library Director - Prospect Public Library

Assistant Library Director - Prospect Public Library. Full time position (40 hours). This position reports to the Library Director and is responsible for the scope, vision and operation of the Children’s department including outreach programs in the community for children, young adults and adults. Other responsibilities of the Assistant Director include providing reference services for library patrons, supervising library pages and volunteers, ordering and processing of children’s library materials, compiling library statistics, assisting patrons in the use of library databases, assisting patrons with computer problems and performing other tasks as determined by the Library Director. Candidate must have experience working with children’s library and/or educational services. Excellent administrative, supervisory, planning and organizational skills are required. A thorough knowledge of library reference materials both print and online is needed. A high level of computer expertise, experience with online circulation systems and three years of supervisory experience are required. Candidate must have MLS degree from an ALA accredited library school. Salary is $41,800 per year with medical and vacation benefits. Please send cover letter and resume by Friday, August 22, 2014 to Library Director, Prospect Public Library, 17 Center Street, Prospect, CT 06712 or email to