Job: Library Director

General Information
Position:
Library Director

Number position available:
1

Compensation:
TBD

Job Category:
Administration

ALA:
Position REQUIRES a Master's degree from an ALA accredited program.

Description:
  • Job title of open position: Library Director (Part-Time) -- Robert E Webber Institute for Worship Studies -- Jacksonville, FL
  • Job summary/institution introduction: The Library Director is responsible for the overall operation and leadership of the IWS library in support of the IWS mission and curriculum. The core functions of the position can be managed remotely with the exception that the Library Director is expected to come to the Jacksonville campus for on-site sessions in January and June. This is a part-time position averaging 10 hours per week. The Library Director reports to the Academic Dean and holds faculty status.
  • Job Responsibilities:
    • Provide research assistance and library instruction for library users
    • Prepare and expend the library budget 
    • Library collection development
    • Supervise library assistants
    • Manage library technology tools and ensure access to library materials
    • Develop library policies and document library operational procedures
    • Collect and report statistics to accreditation agencies
    • Collaborate with partners in cooperative programs
    • Lead the IWS Library Advisory Committee
    • Participate in staff and faculty meetings. 
  • Education/Experiential Requirements:
    • An ALA accredited Master of Library Science (MLS or MLIS) Degree.
    • Some formal training in Christian theological studies or related disciplines, or equivalent experience demonstrating knowledge of collection development and curriculum support in a theological library setting.  

Education:
  • An ALA accredited Master of Library Science (MLS or MLIS) Degree.

Multilingual:
N/A

Job open date:
04-18-2022

Application deadline:
Open Until Filled

Apply at:
https://iws.edu/jobs/#library

Additional information
Library Type:
  • Academic Libraries

Job Type:
Part-time

Job Location

Physical address where the job position is located.

Job Place:
Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies

Job Location:
Northeast Florida

Address:
4001 Hendricks Ave.

City:
Jacksonville

Zip:
32207

County:
Duval


Institution Information
Institution Name :
Robert E. Webber Institute for Worship Studies

Address:
4001 Hendricks Ave.

City:
Jacksonville

State:
FL

Zip:
32207

Contact Information / How to apply
Contact Name:
James R. Hart

Contact Email:
president@iws.edu

Contact Phone:
9904-264-2172

Contact Fax:

How to apply
  • Job Application Instructions:

The PDF of the full job description is available at Library Director Position Detailed Description.  To apply, send a letter of interest and resume to president@iws.edu.  

 


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