Library Director (Swanton, VT)

The Swanton Public Library is looking for a creative and committed person to serve as our new library director/head librarian.

Primary responsibilities include establishing positive relationships with the public, interfacing with community organizations, supervising library staff, implementing programs, and maintaining and expanding the library collection.

This is a full-time position with a starting salary of approximately $40,000.

Please send a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to Rebecca Rupp and the Swanton Library Board of Trustees at [email protected] or [email protected].

Acquisitions and Technical Services Assistant/Library Assistant II (North Adams, MA)

Job Description:

Freel Library is seeking an innovative, self-directed Acquisitions and Technical Services Assistant to work with library staff and use various technology applications to help create a welcoming and responsive library environment centered on student learning.  Primary responsibilities include assisting with acquisitions, cataloging, and library administration. The Acquisitions and Technical Services Assistant also serves as a backup member of circulation services and supervises part-time student employees, as necessary. Responsibilities may change in response to library priorities, as established by regular library-wide planning.  The position of Acquisitions and Technical Services Assistant is identified as an “essential employee” and is required to staff the library during snow emergency days and other campus closings.  The regular semester schedule is Monday through Friday from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm.  Scheduled hours change during breaks in the semester, for finals, and during the summer months.Read More

Library Director (Fairfax, VT)

The Fairfax Community Library is seeking a full-time library director for our combined school and public library. The director plans, manages, and directs the daily operations, programs, and services of the community library under the administration of the Library  Board of Trustees. We are seeking a dynamic, creative, collaborative leader who will  create a welcoming environment at the library, which serves as a hub of community engagement.

Priority given to applicants who possess a Certificate of Public Librarianship or a degree in Library Sciences. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and three references with contact information by October 18 to: eric.a.foreman.library.[email protected]  Read More

Director of Library Services (Castleton, VT)

Castleton University seeks an exceptional candidate for the tenure-track faculty position, Director of Library Services.

Position summary

The Library Director is a twelve-month, tenure-track faculty position, and includes service on the Library Council for the Vermont State Colleges system.  The Director provides leadership for all Castleton library operations including staffing, resource allocation, instruction, and evaluation and development of library staff, resources and services.

Castleton is seeking a creative, energetic, and skilled leader with a capacity to appreciate the special nature of our relationship-based institution in the heart of Vermont and its role in the community, as well as an ability to guide the library in expanding its service to a growing comprehensive-master’s university.  Read More

Children’s Librarian (Swanton, VT)

The Swanton Public Library is seeking a creative, energetic, and skilled individual to join our team. The right candidate will have a strong background in youth programming.  Technology skills and library experience preferred. Must be willing to work evenings until 7 PM and alternating Saturdays. This is a full-time position ($14.65/hr). Read More

Library Director (Petersburgh, NY)

The Petersburgh Public Library, a municipal library serving a population of approximately 1,500 residents in Eastern Rensselaer County, is accepting applications for the position of Library Director. The Library Director works under the general direction of the Library Board of Trustees and is responsible for day-to-day operations of the library.

The Board is seeking an energetic and book-passionate person with administrative experience. Library experience will be a considered a plus and preference will be given to a Petersburgh resident. The position requires a two year college degree or equivalent.

This is a part-time position working twenty-four hour per week with a starting salary of $21,000 per annum. The position will start November 1, 2018. 

Please send a cover letter, resume and the names and contact information for three professional references by the submission deadline of October 15, 2018.

Submissions via US mail should be addressed to JOB SEARCH, Petersburgh Public Library, PO Box 250, Petersburgh, NY 12138. Submissions via email should be sent to [email protected]

Head Librarian/Director (Highgate,VT)

Highgate Library and Community Center is seeking a Head Librarian/Director to manage employees and volunteers, manage library collections, and maintain responsibility of administrative work. This person will plan, manage, and direct the operations, programs, services, and personnel of the Highgate Library and Community Center. Read More

Library Director (Deerfield, NH)

The Philbrick James Library in Deerfield, New Hampshire is seeking an outgoing, organized, and experienced person to fill the position of Library Director. Deerfield is a friendly, growing community of about 4,500 residents, and is convenient to Concord, Manchester, and Portsmouth. The library building is located at the center of the town’s historic district.Read More

Library Outreach Specialist (Northfield, VT)

Under the supervision of the Acquisitions and Office Manager, this position is responsible for  developing and  recommending coherent communication strategies to promote the Library’s brand to different audience segments using the most effective communication channels. The individual works collaboratively and independently to create strategic messaging products.Read More

Children’s Librarian (Newbury, NH)

The Newbury Public Library seeks a highly motivated, energetic and creative Children’s Librarian who is interested in joining our team. This is a part time, 20 hours per week position, $14-$16/hour, (expected schedule is Monday 9:30-3:30, Tuesday and Thursday 1-6, Saturday 10-2). Hiring is contingent on a background check.

The ideal candidate is passionate about creating dynamic programming, ranging from storytime for babies to preschool to afterschool, summer, and family programs for elementary-aged children and tweens.  They will be technologically savvy, have an in-depth knowledge of children’s literature and be passionate about maintaining a welcoming and customer service-oriented environment.

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Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for 3 references by email to Lea McBain, Library Director at [email protected]net. Position will be open until filled. Call (603)763-5803 for more information.