Thursday, September 29, 2016

Head of Children’s Services

Simsbury Public Library. We’re seeking a dynamic, forward-thinking leader with a passion for customer service and high level of professionalism to head our bustling children’s department and serve as a key member of the Library’s management team.  Simsbury’s Head of Children’s Services is responsible for the day-to-day management of a team which performs a full range of tasks, including programming, outreach, cataloging, processing and circulation.  Candidates must be creative and outgoing, as well as have the ability to consider the big picture while possessing an acuity for detail, excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a sense of humor.  A Master’s Degree in Library Science from an ALA accredited school, with five years progressively responsible library experience, including two years of supervisory experience, as well as experience in Children’s Services necessary. Proficiency with current technology and applications, as well as familiarity with emerging technology trends and tools essential. 40 hours/week. Salary range: $71,276 -$87,841 For a complete job description and to submit cover letter and application before October 18, 2016 go to