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Library Director - Long Beach Public Library

Posted on January 21, 2019

Description

The Long Beach Public Library serves a population of nearly 40,000 in a diverse seaside community that values cultural enrichment and life-long learning, as well as early childhood development and education.

Responsibilities

The Director supervises facilities planning and maintenance; evaluates effectiveness of of library services and proposes and encourages change; exercises general supervision over the work of all library personnel; prepares an annual budget; monitors and manages expenditures; represents the Library at community meetings; attends professional meetings and represents the Library in the county wide NLS consortium and Member Library Directors (MLD) groups; reports to an elected Board of Trustees.

Qualifications

Possession of NYS Public Librarian Certification; Possession of a Masters Degree in Library Science from an ALA or NYSED accredited library school; Six years of satisfactory professional library experience - with two of those years in an administrative or supervisory capacity - or one of those years as an Assistant Director of a public library.

Compensation

Starting range $115,000 - 140,000

Location

Long Beach, NY, USA (Nassau County)

URL

https://longbeachlibrary.org

To Apply

This will be a provisional appointment that will require being reachable on a Long Beach Civil Service examination: https://www.longbeachny.gov/index.asp?Type=B_JOB&SEC=%7B6D75EE02-6499-4C77-AD9A-9D2C711EBE14%7D . Submit Resume and Cover letter to: [email protected]

Company Information

Long Beach Public Library 111 W. Park Ave. Long Beach, NY 11561

Contact Information

Michael Simon, Director Long Beach Public Library 111 W. Park Ave. Long Beach, NY 11561 516-432-7201 x 320 [email protected]