Job Title: Cooperative Director
Organization: Woodlands Library Cooperative
Location: Albion, MI,
Director, Woodlands Library Cooperative
Scope & Responsibilities:
Woodlands Library Cooperative, headquartered in Albion, Michigan, is seeking a creative and innovative person willing to try new ideas and services for a library cooperative that serves 49 public libraries located in southern Michigan. The Director will be responsible for consulting and providing information to directors and boards, advocacy and leadership, continuing education/technology training, and interlibrary loan delivery administration. The Director reports to and works with a nine member Governing Board.
• Master’s degree in Library Science from an American Library Association (ALA) accredited library school.
• At least four (4) years of varied and progressively responsible library management experience
• Supervisory background is strongly preferred.
Salary & Benefits:
Work week is 32 hours with a starting salary of $50,000. Benefits include individual health care at the State of Michigan approved hard cap level. Travel and participation in library related continuing education programs and conferences will be reimbursed.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, application, three (3) professional references, and a one (1) page statement that describes his/her library cooperative service philosophy.
Job application is available at http://woodlands.lib.mi.us/handbook/application.doc. A complete job description is available at http://woodlands.lib.mi.us/handbook/coopjob.pdf.
Send cover letter, application, resume, references, and service philosophy statement to Angela Semifero, Chair, Search Committee, Marshall District Library, 124 W. Green Street Marshall, MI 49068-1536. email@example.com Fax: 269-781-7090.
An application and job description can be requested from the Search Committee by calling at 269-781-7821 ext. 11.
If Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accommodations are needed, please contact the Search Committee.
Woodlands Library Cooperative, 415 S. Superior Street, Albion, MI 49224
Application posting date is: March 15, 2013
Application closing date is: May 16, 2013
Projected start date is: September 1, 2013
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