Director Position Open

Director Position Open

The Rossville Community Library Board of Trustees invites applications for the next director of the Rossville Community Library, a small library with big capabilities. The successful candidate will continue and develop innovative, collaborative, and community library services and work with the board to fund, administer, and grow the library for the 1,832 residents of the legal service area and beyond. Key responsibilities for the creative and visionary director include budget preparation, ongoing community assessment, personnel selection and management, collection development, community relations, and facility maintenance.

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is required.

A  Master’s degree in library and/or information science from an ALA accredited institution is preferred. Other preferred qualifications include exemplary patron service, computer skills, payroll experience, and a capacity to work with a range of public constituencies.

Compensation: $37,000 – $40,000. Benefits include membership in KPERS, paid vacation and sick days.

Direct inquiries regarding this position to Sean Bird at (785) 231-4940 or seancbird@gmail.com.

To apply, submit a thoughtful cover letter and résumé as MS Word or PDF attachments to Sean Bird at seancbird@gmail.com.

Position open until filled.