Newbury is a rural community of 2,000. Our historic, beautiful library seeks a new director. We are looking for an individual who can create a cordial, welcoming atmosphere, is responsive to the needs and interests of our community, and who can move our library towards better serving our patrons by increasing accessibility of materials and information in current and emerging formats.
Our ideal candidate is service-oriented, dynamic, sociable, organized, comfortable with a public leadership role, is an avid reader with a passion for literature and is able and willing to tackle the technical aspects of running a 21st century library. We are looking for enthusiasm, creativity, and demonstrable skills in public relations, both written and spoken. The ability to work with all ages and with individuals with special needs is a must.
A BA or BS is a minimum qualification; additionally, an MLS/VT certification is preferred. A strong candidate with related professional experience and a commitment to pursuing VT certification will be considered.
25 hrs. /week.
Please send a letter of interest and resume with references via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to:
Tenney Memorial Library
PO Box 85
Newbury, VT 05051