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FT Head of Public Services Librarian


Seeking: Full-Time Head of Public Services Librarian (40 hrs/week)

Huron Public Library, Huron, OH

The Huron Public Library in Huron, Ohio is seeking an innovative, energetic, and committed full-time (40 hours per week) Supervising Librarian to lead the Public Services Department. Highly qualified candidates will be passionate about serving the public in increasingly creative ways, have experience working with all ages in a public library or a public service setting, knowledge of public library trends and resources, skills to provide readers' advisory and reference services, and the ability to develop a comprehensive programming schedule for Library patrons from New Adults through Senior Citizens. The Head of Public Services will be responsible for managing public Services operations, planning public programs for lifelong learners, managing collections, implementing new services and resources as determined by the Director and the Library Strategic Plan, and advising and evaluating staff, among other duties. 

 

Preferred: 

  • Masters in Library and Information Science from an ALA accredited school, with supervisory experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work successfully in a collaborative, team-oriented environment
  • Strong user-centered public service philosophy
  • Demonstrated knowledge of current issues and opportunities in enhancing access to library collections and services
 

Salary Range: $32,000 to $36,000 annually with a competitive benefits package.

 

About Huron Public Library: Huron Public Library is located near the shores of Lake Erie and serves the over 10,000 residents living in the Huron City School District. Located off of Route 2, Huron is a small town with a high quality of life, located 50 miles from downtown Cleveland. 

 

Application Instructions: Please email resume, cover letter, three professional references, and a completed application to Vikki Morrow-Ritchie, Library Director at vikki.morrow-ritchie@huronlibrary.org by September 9, 2019.

 

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