The Moore Free Library and Crowell Gallery is seeking a dynamic and forward thinking Library Director for our small private library serving the communities of Newfane, Brookline, South Newfane, and Williamsville Vermont. Well used by our community, this library houses a comprehensive general collection, an art gallery, 2 special collections and a community meeting space.
The ideal candidate will foster strong community relationships, work well with all ages, plan engaging programs, work on long-range planning and oversee the running of Crowell Gallery.
The candidate must have:
strong communication and organizational skills
experience training and supervising volunteers
Effective information technology skills
be warm, welcoming, and have a great sense of humor
The library director is responsible for day-to-day operations, managing the library budget, working with the Friends Group and the Board of Trustees. A Master’s degree in Library Science from an ALA-accredited program or VT Library Certification is preferred but not required. This is a part-time position, 24 hrs per week. Begin August 15th or when position is filled. Compensation commensurate with experience.
The Moore Free Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Submit resume, cover letter, and references to the Board at MooreFreeLibraryBoard@gmail.com or Moore Free Library, PO Box 208, Newfane VT 05345 Attn: Board of Trustees.