Director, Dixon Homestead Library, Dumont

The Board of Trustees of the Dixon Homestead Library in Dumont, New Jersey, is seeking a qualified person with a forward thinking attitude. The Dixon Homestead Library serves 17,000+ residents of a highly diverse community. The Director will be expected to:

  • Lead the staff and the library, to encourage teamwork and trust.
  • Enthusiastically represent the library at community and library events.
  • Move the library forward to serve the community.
This opportunity requires an individual with the following qualities:
  • An understanding of current and emerging trends in all phases of library operations, including patron service, technology and programming.
  • Grant writing and budget experience.
  • Five years of library service and three years in a supervisory position.
  • Strong verbal and writing skills.
  • Enthusiasm for exploring new ideas.
Additional requirements:
  • Master of Library Science degree from an ALA accredited school/Librarian’s Certificate.
  • BCCLS experience a plus.
  • Residency requirements as set forth in NJ First Act Residency Law
Salary is competitive based on experience. Benefits. To apply, please submit a cover letter, current resume, and three professional references in an email to [email protected] no later than 07/01/2021.

MLS or Library School Required:
Yes

Salary Meets NJLA Minimum:
No

Job Focus:
Administration/Management