Broward County, Board of County Commissioners is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Community Library Manager at the North Lauderdale Saraniero Branch Library and the Sunrise Dan Pearl Branch Library. Additional vacancies may be filled from this recruitment. This position may be assigned to any location within the Libraries Division based on operational needs.
The purpose of this position is to manage, plan, supervise and coordinate the activities for one or more library locations. The functions of this position include but are not limited to: supervising staff, managing public services, operations, projects, programs, facilitating partnerships, coordinating and cultivating outreach efforts, supporting division-wide initiatives, managing collection development, circulation, youth and adult reference services and readers advisory. This position is also responsible for serving as a liaison to the local community and Friends of the Library.
Requires a Master's degree from a college or university accredited by the American Library Association in Library Science, Library and Information Science, or closely related field; and three (3) years of professional library experience including administrative aspects such as: management of facilities, documentation of incidents, preparation of statistical and narrative reports, and building community partnerships and outreach programs including two (2) years lead work/supervisory experience.
Master's degree or higher in Education or related field that is separate but relevant from the Minimum Qualifications
Sunshine State Library Leadership Institute Certificate
ALA Leadership Certificate
Post Master Certificate in Librarianship
Grants Writing Experience
Project Management Experience
Physical address where the job position is located.
How to Apply: Your application must be received on-line at www.broward.org/careers by 5:00 p.m. on April 21, 2017.
Be advised that during emergency conditions, all County employees are automatically considered emergency service workers. County employees are subject to being called to work in the event of a disaster, such as a hurricane, or other emergency situation and are expected to perform emergency service duties, as assigned.