Library Director

Warren County Government
Published
July 19, 2022
Location
119 Front Street, Warrenton, North Carolina
Billing Address
602 W Ridgeway Street
First Name
Beverly
Last Name
Foster
Phone Number
2522573574
County
Warren
Closing Date
Until Filled

Description

  • Responsible for the administration, management and operations of County library, including
    circulation services, reference/research services, technical service, technological development and operations.
  • Provides supervision, guidance and direction to staff. Develops and recommends library policies and procedures
    to an advisory board.
  • Prepares and administers departmental budget.
  • Represents and promotes library to the public, civic organizations, educational groups and county administration.
  • Work is supervised by the County Manager in conjunction with the Library Board of Trustees.

Salary

Salary Range: $57,499- $89,123 annually

*hiring range depending on qualifications

Qualifications

  • ALA accredited MLS degree or MIS degree from a NC regionally accredited library school required.
  • Applicant must have NC Public Librarian certification or be eligible for certification before appointment. Additional information on certification can be obtained from
    http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/ld/plcert/plcert1.html
  • Applicant must have at least three years experience in library management, including supervisory experience. Must have in-depth knowledge of professional library principles and practices, ability to evaluate library services, and a working knowledge of county or municipal government organization.
  • Experience serving a diverse clientele required.
  • Great networking, written and oral communication skills necessary.
  • Grant writing and programming experience preferred.
  • Salary commensurate with level of certification and/or experience.

Miscellaneous

Warren County offers FREE employee-only health and dental insurance, affordable vision insurance, membership with the Local Government Retirement System, stand-alone Employee Assistance Program, PTO and your birthday off, in addition to all State-recognized holidays!