Library Director, South Yarmouth and West Yarmouth Libraries, Yarmouth MA
posted September 10, 2013 7:15 PM
The Town of Yarmouth, MA, a coastal resort community in Cape Cod, seeks talented library professional to lead the South Yarmouth and West Yarmouth libraries in providing excellent services to our patrons. Yarmouth has a population of 21,000 which doubles during the summer season. These two busy town libraries have a circulation of over 184,000 and program attendance of 4,100. The libraries are funded by the Town with supplemental donations from two library associations. The Director reports to the Assistant Town Administrator and maintains close communication with a Town Library Board which advises the Board of Selectmen and the Director on budget and policy matters.
The Director is responsible for oversight of professional and paraprofessional librarians, daily operations, program development, collections development, budgeting and long-range planning. The position requires an ALA accredited MLS, 5 years experience in library administration and demonstrated ability in developing innovative programs and customer service excellence. Starting salary of $63,421 to $74,374 DOQ + competitive benefit package. Please send letter of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 4th.