Job Opening: Library Director, Delevan Yorkshire Public Library

The Delevan Yorkshire Public Library is seeking an experienced professional to serve in a part time position of no more than thirty hours a week as Library Director.  This person will need creative abilities to expand use of our current library services, to develop new ones as needed and to actively promote the Library’s presence and importance in our community.   Strong communication, interpersonal and time management skills are necessary.  A good knowledge of modern library policies, procedures and services, and a broad knowledge of the use of technology (in house and more widely in the library world) are also necessary.  Participation in local, regional, state and national professional library groups is expected.

The Library Director will report to the Board of Directors.  Director’s duties will include expanding and managing the Library’s collection; supervision, hiring and training of staff and volunteers; strategic planning and goal setting; policy writing and its implementation; budget preparation and oversight of expenditures and revenue tracking; facility management; preparing a variety of reports; grant writing and keeping and maintaining records.

A Bachelor’s degree and three or more years of related experience are required.  More education is preferred.

To apply, please submit a letter and resume to delyorkpublib@yahoo.com.  Additionally, applications will be accepted by USPS.  Please send paper copies to:
Attention: Search Committee
Delevan-Yorkshire Public Library
POB 185
Delevan, NY 14042