Library Director, Elmwood Park Public Library, Elmwood Park

The Board of Trustees for the Elmwood Park Public Library is seeking a Library Director. The ideal candidate will possess five years of library experience including work in the service, circulation, and reference areas, two years of which shall have been in a supervisory capacity. They will possess a Master of Library Science degree from an ALA accredited institution, have their NJ Professional Librarian’s Certificate, and meet the residency requirements set forth in NJ First Act Residency Law. The Director will among other duties be expected to: Provide leadership and oversight to library staff, departments, and operations. Serve as the Library’s Representative to groups, organizations, and the community as a whole. Work with stakeholders to bring about new initiatives and positive change.

To apply please submit a cover letter, current resume, and contact information for three professional references in an email to the Elmwood Park Library Board of Trustees at [email protected]

MLS or Library School Required:
Yes

Salary Meets NJLA Minimum:
No

Job Focus:
Administration/Management